Copenhagen (March 10, 2019) -- It is with profound sadness that Save the Children confirms the loss of one of our dear colleagues, Tamirat Mulu Demessie, in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 from Addis Ababa to Nairobi earlier today. Tamirat Mulu Demessie served via Save the Children Denmark as a Child Protection in Emergencies Technical Adviser, working tirelessly to ensure that vulnerable children are safe during humanitarian crises. Our thoughts are with his family and friends during this very difficult time.
Save the Children Hong Kong is pleased to announce today Mrs. Cathy Lee will be the first Asian patron of Save the Children, one of the oldest and largest non-profit organizations in the world. Mrs. Lee will be the patron of Save the Children Hong Kong and will use her role to highlight and address children’s issues in Hong Kong, China , Asia and globally.
Save the Children International is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales with company number 3732267 and a charity registered in England and Wales with charity number 1076822. Its registered office is St Vincent House, 30 Orange Street, London, WC2H 7HH