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Thursday 23 February 2017

Children in desperate quest for education after conflict lays waste to schools in north east Nigeria

Thursday 23 February 2017

Save the Children urges parties at UN Syria peace talks to secure and fully implement ceasefire

Ahead of Thursday’s renewed Syria peace talks in Geneva, Save the Children is sharing the story of four year old Hazem* to highlight the brutality being inflicted on children.

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Thursday 23 February 2017

The IKEA Foundation calls on funders to step up and save lives in Yemen

Malak* and Lua’e* were displaced from Sa’ada and now live with their family in Amran. Mohammed Awadh/Save the Children

To enable Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and Save the Children to continue to save lives and protect children and families in Yemen, the IKEA Foundation has stepped forward to give a €2 million grant to Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and €500,000 to Save the Children.

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Tuesday 21 February 2017

Somalia reaching a ‘tipping point’ as signs of malnutrition among children worsen

Workers at Save the Children-supported health clinics and hospitals in Puntland – one of the areas hardest hit by drought in Somalia – are seeing a significant increase in severe malnutrition cases among children coming through their doors.

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Monday 20 February 2017

More than one million children in South Sudan risk starvation as the country faces its worst lean season on record

More than one million children in war-torn South Sudan risk starvation, Save the Children is warning, as a famine is declared in the country’s Unity State.

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