Humanitarian

Wednesday 8 April 2020

Alarm grows in Africa as continent records its 10,000th case of COVID-19

Some of the most vulnerable children and their families across Africa who depend on the informal economy for their livelihoods are and will increasingly be impacted by measures designed to stop the spread of COVID-19, Save the Children is warning, as the number of people on the continent infected with COVID-19 reached 10,000 yesterday.

Thursday 26 March 2020

Urgent support needed as Covid-19 cases in Africa increase by more than 500 percent in one week, warns Save the Children

 As the number of Covid-19 cases across the African continent rose dramatically this week, health systems that serve some of the most vulnerable and marginalised children and families in the world will come under ever-increasing strain, warns Save the Children.

Thursday 26 March 2020

Coronavirus (Covid-19) is a devastating blow to children in poverty

By Luke Harman, Senior Social Protection Adviser and Yolande Wright, Global Director Poverty Reduction, Climate Resilience, Gender Equality and Inclusion, Save the Children, on behalf of the Global Coalition to End Child Poverty 

 

 

Thursday 26 March 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - COVID-19: Most marginalised children will bear the brunt of unprecedented school closures around the world

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  

 COVID-19: Most marginalised children will bear the brunt of unprecedented school closures around the world 

 March 23 – Governments and communities must act now to ensure that millions of vulnerable children do not lose out on their education as schools close their gates to try and contain the Coronavirus outbreak, warns Save the Children.  

Thursday 19 July 2018

ECHO project LAUNCHED to ENSURE Burundian refugees in NDUTA, MTENDELI AND NYARUGUSU refugee camps ACCESS LIFESAVING protection and education services

ECHO is funding a consortium (Plan International Tanzania, Save the Children International and International Rescue Committee) to ensure that Burundian refugees access lifesaving protection and education services in refugee camps in Nduta, Mtendeli and Nyarugusu camps in Tanzania.