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STC Proud to Help Get Refugee Children Back to School

Monday, 1 February 2016, 10:21 am | Save The Children

As Kiwi kids get ready to get back to school, Save the Children is gearing up to help new refugee children take their place in the classroom. More >>

Too Many Kiwi Kids Are Being Left Behind

Tuesday, 15 December 2015, 11:30 am | Save The Children

Save the Children is concerned that New Zealand’s child poverty rate is too high. More >>

New global goals could save 6,500 children a day

Friday, 25 September 2015, 11:07 am | Save The Children

As world leaders gather to sign a momentous international development plan at the 70th United Nations Global Assembly (UNGA) in New York, Save the Children urges them to ensure that no child is left behind. More >>

Six months on from Cyclone Pam

Monday, 14 September 2015, 10:22 am | Save The Children

Six months on from Cyclone Pam, Save the Children is warning water shortages pose a real threat to communities still in recovery mode. More >>

Save the Children Applauds Change of Heart

Monday, 7 September 2015, 4:24 pm | Save The Children

Save the Children has welcomed Prime Minister John Key’s change of heart after his announcement that the government will take in 750 more Syrian refugees over the next two and a half years. More >>

Save the Children Calls on Key to Have a Change of Heart

Thursday, 3 September 2015, 12:11 pm | Save The Children

Save the Children is calling on Prime Minister John Key to have a change of heart over the government’s refusal to consider allowing some refugees to New Zealand under an emergency intake. More >>

Save the Children NZ Welcomes Report

Thursday, 27 August 2015, 11:37 am | Save The Children

Save the Children New Zealand says too many of our most vulnerable children are being let down by Children Youth and Family. More >>

Save the Children responds to floods in Myanmar

Monday, 3 August 2015, 11:53 am | Save The Children

At least 150,000 people, including 60,000 children, have been affected by flooding in Myanmar, which so far has claimed the lives of 27 people. More >>

Children in Gaza showing signs of emotional distress

Monday, 6 July 2015, 9:51 am | Save The Children

Children in Gaza’s hardest-hit areas showing signs of emotional distress a year on from the war More >>

Newborns at Risk as Monsoon Season Approaches

Monday, 25 May 2015, 10:56 am | Save The Children

Thousands of newborn babies are at serious risk of illness or death in Nepal, Save the Children warns, one month on from the earthquake that claimed more than 9,000 lives. More >>

Trying to make sense of it all

Tuesday, 19 May 2015, 10:59 am | Save The Children

Kyle Degraw is the Humanitarian Communications Manager for Save the Children. This is his personal account of his days in Nepal just after the April 25 earthquake. More >>

Nearly two million children affected by Nepal earthquake

Tuesday, 28 April 2015, 2:00 pm | Save The Children

With nearly two million children affected by Saturday’s deadly earthquake in Nepal – which has claimed more 3,500 lives to date – Save the Children has begun the distribution of much-needed aid in Kathmandu Valley. More >>

STC Urges EU Leaders to Act to Prevent More Mass Drownings

Monday, 20 April 2015, 12:12 pm | Save The Children

Save the Children Urges EU Leaders to Act to Prevent More Mass Drownings at Sea. More >>

Vanuatu one month on since Cyclone Pam

Monday, 13 April 2015, 4:25 pm | Save The Children

More than 50,000 children in Vanuatu still need urgent help one month on from Cyclone Pam, says Save the Children. More >>

Vanuatu children at risk of deadly water-borne diseases

Friday, 20 March 2015, 4:49 pm | Save The Children

At least 2,000 children on remote islands in Vanuatu at risk of potentially deadly water-borne diseases like diarrhoea, warns Save the Children More >>

Challenges for Vanuatu rival Super Typhoon Haiyan

Tuesday, 17 March 2015, 8:49 pm | Save The Children

Save the Children's Vanuatu director Tom Skirrow has described the logistical challenges as even worse than for Super Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines in November 2013, killing more than 7,000 people and affecting a massive 14 million. More >>

Save the Children Disaster Experts Travelling to Vanuatu

Monday, 16 March 2015, 4:22 pm | Save The Children

Seven disaster experts from Save the Children are on their way to Vanuatu to assist the in-country team already based in Vanuatu. Due to arrive later today, the team from Australia and New Zealand includes disaster response specialists in health, ... More >>

More Needs to Be Done to End the Conflict in Syria

Thursday, 12 March 2015, 12:22 pm | Save The Children

As the conflict in Syria enters its fifth year, Save the Children NZ is urging the government to use its seat on the United Nations Security Council as an opportunity to push for an end to the conflict which has killed more than 200,000 people, 76,000 ... More >>

In Gaza, the war continues in the form of the blockade

Monday, 9 March 2015, 9:39 am | Save The Children

Six months ago the ferocious bombardment on Gaza stopped. While the guns may have fallen silent the war continues for the children of Gaza. After the fanfare of donor pledges and grandiose plans to rebuild the devastation that was left after the August ... More >>

Providing critical winter support for displaced Ukrainians

Thursday, 29 January 2015, 12:05 pm | Save The Children

The escalating violence in eastern Europe has killed more than 5,000 people and forced more than 1.5 million to flee their homes. For those remaining in the midst of the conflict in the Donbas region, the challenges they face are tremendous. More >>



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