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Wednesday 9 August 2017

China earthquake: Save the Children preparing to respond to the needs of children and their families

Save the Children is deeply concerned about the safety of children and women in the affected areas. We are currently building the rapid needs assessment team so that we can respond to the needs of children and their families as they become apparent.

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Thursday 3 August 2017

Flood-hit southern Japan now bracing for most powerful typhoon of 2017

Communities still reeling from last month’s deadly flooding in southern Japan are awaiting another deluge of rain as Cyclone Noru continues to regain strength in the Pacific Ocean.

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Wednesday 2 August 2017

Yemen: One million malnourished children caught in cholera ‘hot zones’

More than a million children suffering from acute malnutrition are caught in areas of Yemen hardest hit by a deadly outbreak of cholera, Save the Children is warning.

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Friday 28 July 2017

Five years of Za’atari – last hope of schooling for Syrian teens

Five years ago today, Za’atari camp opened in the north of Jordan to deal with the sudden influx of refugees fleeing conflict and brutality inside Syria.

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Thursday 20 July 2017

Saudi-led coalition in Yemen committed 23 'grave violations' against children last year

As the UN prepares to release its annual report on child rights violations in conflict, a new briefing lays out the pattern of grave violations against children committed by the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen.

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