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Afghanistan: Attack on Save the Children Compound

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 6:26 pm | Save The Children

It is with profound sadness that we can confirm three Save the Children staff members were killed earlier today in an attack on our office in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. All other staff have been safely rescued from the office. Four were injured in the attack ... More >>

Somalia Spirals towards Famine as Humanitarian Crisis Looms

Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 10:50 am | Save The Children

The international community is looking to repeat the same failures in East Africa that led to the deaths of over a quarter-of-a-million Somalis in 2011, Save the Children has warned. The international charity’s health and nutrition clinics are reporting ... More >>

34 children attend first Child Friendly Space in Kaikoura

Monday, 21 November 2016, 1:55 pm | Save The Children

Thirty four children are joining in the fun at the country’s first Child Friendly Space, opened today by Save the Children in Kaikoura following last week’s devastating earthquake. More >>

Child Friendly Space in earthquake struck town of Kaikoura

Sunday, 20 November 2016, 7:53 pm | Save The Children

Save the Children prepare to open first Child Friendly Space in earthquake struck town of Kaikoura Save the Children is on the ground in Kaikoura preparing to open the country’s first Child Friendly Space to help children recover in the wake of ... More >>

Save the Children urges Government to help children on Nauru

Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 3:45 pm | Save The Children

Save the Children is calling on the New Zealand government to redouble its efforts to offer refuge to children and families living in detention centres in Nauru, following fresh evidence of abuse. More >>

Budget investment in vulnerable children welcome

Thursday, 26 May 2016, 5:35 pm | Save The Children

Budget 2016 aligns well with Save the Children’s ambition around three areas: to reduce the number of children who die from preventable causes; get more children into school; and help children achieve their rights. More >>

Govt pledges to match public donations for Syrian refugees

Monday, 23 May 2016, 5:18 pm | Save The Children

Government pledges to match public donations to help Syrian refugees – Save the Children launches appeal More >>

Save the Children commends new child-centred approach

Thursday, 7 April 2016, 3:36 pm | Save The Children

Save the Children commends Cabinet for their leadership in accepting radical changes leading to the overhaul of Child, Youth and Family. The transformation is a step in the right direction towards the creation of systems, partnerships and collaborative ... More >>

Syrian children take over Save the Children’s Social Media

Tuesday, 15 March 2016, 10:36 am | Save The Children

Syrian children living in Za’atari refugee camp in Jordan will be taking over Save the Children’s Twitter, Facebook and Instagram feeds to tell their stories to mark the fifth anniversary of the war in Syria. From the evening of the 15th until the ... More >>

Save the Children Commited to Child Refugees

Thursday, 3 March 2016, 10:58 am | Save The Children

This Sunday marks New Zealand Children’s Day and is a time to think about what it means to be a child in New Zealand says Save the Children. More >>

Emotional scars for Fijian children could take years to heal

Thursday, 25 February 2016, 10:08 am | Save The Children

120,000 children were within 50km of Cyclone Winston’s direct path during storm. Save the Children is warning that unless children who experienced the wrath of Cyclone Winston receive the right psychosocial support, they could carry emotional scars ... More >>

Children may still be out of school in Fiji next week

Wednesday, 24 February 2016, 10:58 am | Save The Children

Thousands of children may still be out of school in cyclone battered Fiji next week, warns Save the Children More >>

The Night Cyclone Winston Barrelled through Fiji

Tuesday, 23 February 2016, 12:52 pm | Save The Children

The night Cyclone Winston barrelled through Fiji was one of the worst experiences of my life. It was difficult to sleep with roaring winds outside and trees falling. More >>

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 >>



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