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Tuesday 12 March 2019

Horrified by reports of sexual abuse and bombing of children in Yemen

Save the Children is horrified by the reports about the sexual abuse of four boys in the city of Taiz in Yemen, and the reported killing of 12 children in northern Yemen this weekend.

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Monday 11 March 2019

Save the Children Statement on Crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302

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.

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Monday 11 March 2019

Eight years of war in Syria leaves a third of children ‘always or frequently’ feeling unsafe

Children surveyed for Save the Children report often feel scared and sad. They demand peace and a return to education 

Broll, photos and written case studies available here 

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Wednesday 27 February 2019

Children leaving last ISIS areas show signs of severe psychological distress

AMMAN – Thousands of Syrian and foreign children who have recently moved from ISIS-held areas into displacement camps in North East Syria show signs of psychological distress, and many will likely need long term mental health and psychosocial support to recover from their experiences, said Save the Children today.

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Tuesday 26 February 2019

Joint Statement on the Yemen pledging conference in Geneva

Joint Statement on the Yemen pledging conference in Geneva by Save the Children International, CARE International, Norwegian Refugee Council, International Rescue Committee and Oxfam. 

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