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Supporting him to develop self-esteem and educational skills

Arjon is a smiling boy age 16, who is benefiting from Save the Children’s new supported centre for children with disabilities in Durres. Arjon was diagnosed with cerebral palsy in his first year of...

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Uganda government launches national child participation strategy

The Government of Uganda, in partnership with Save the Children and UNICEF, on 15th November launched the five-year National Child Participation Strategy that aims to pave the way for child...

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Don't stop at the boutique yet

With twin boys to look after and a third child arriving next spring, Rawan's hopes of completing her education have become a thing of the past....

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Save the Children launches second #SpeakUp campaign against sexual harassment

Save the Children Egypt launched its second #SpeakUp campaign against sexual harassment of adolescent girls on November 25, as part of the “16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence.”...

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Is it ever ok to coerce six-year olds to get their fingerprints?

This week EU Institutions will discuss proposals to use coercion to obtain fingerprints from children as young as six....

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Litte things made the difference

Maali serves as a link between Syrian students, teachers and parents in order to help make the most of education in an ideal environment. ...

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MEFTAHUN NAHAR, A POWERFUL ADVOCATE FOR CHILD RIGHTS

While addressing National Girl Child Day, Meftahun a child parliament speaker from Dhaka, Bangladesh said “If a girl gets the opportunities and rights, she can thrive and be protected from child...

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Youth champion Anoyara takes over World Youth Forum

Anoyara Khatun, India’s youth delegate, recently represented India at the World Youth Forum held in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. Anoyara is known for her exemplary work as a crusader of child rights in...

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What Does Juncker’s Social Pillar mean for children?

“If we want to avoid social fragmentation and social dumping in Europe, then Member States should agree on the European Pillar of Social Rights as soon as possible and at the latest at the...

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“Out of the darkness’’ 

Nabil survived war, landmines and dangerous ideas to restore a stolen childhood. ...

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Protecting Rights of Vulnerable Children: Save the Children signs Mou with Palestinian Ministry

Last week, the Palestinian Minister of Social Development Dr Ibrahim Shaer, and Country Director of the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) Jennifer Moorehead, signed a memorandum of understanding...

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“The doors never close’’

Rayan’s school was a stone’s throw away from his house, but a seat was far from guaranteed.  ...

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