Child Protection

Wednesday 24 May 2017

Ending violence against children grossly underfunded within the framework of international cooperation

For the first time, a review of official development assistance (ODA) to end violence against children has been done. The report Counting Pennies found that in 2015, total ODA spending was $174 billion and of that, less than 0.6 per cent was allocated to ending violence against children.

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Friday 28 April 2017

Children face increased violence and exploitation as famine looms in drought-stricken Somalia

More than a million children in Somalia are at risk of increased violence, child labour and of being separated from their families due to the devastating drought ravaging the country, new research from Save the Children has revealed.

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Tuesday 25 April 2017

Yemen: Save the Children statement on UN pledging conference

Save the Children is calling on the international community to do more to ensure aid can reach children quickly.

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Monday 24 April 2017

World is abandoning Yemen’s children in their hour of greatest need

The world is abandoning Yemen’s children in their hour of greatest need, Save the Children says on the eve of a major international donor conference in Geneva. As the country teeters on the brink of famine, only 14% of the $2.1 billion needed to save lives this year has so far been pledged.

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Thursday 20 April 2017

UN must list Saudi Arabia-led coalition for violating child rights in Yemen - report

A military coalition led by Saudi Arabia in Yemen must be named in the UN’s annual list of perpetrators of child rights violations for carrying out repeated attacks on medical facilities and personnel, a new report says today.

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