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ECD centre: with love from Save the ChildrenĀ 

ECD centre: with love from Save the ChildrenĀ 

The new Hlengabantwana ECD centre was received with much appreciation by the ECD committee, local community, tribal authority and the Department of Social Development.

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COVID-19: Distributing soaps to save lives

COVID-19: Distributing soaps to save lives

With new COVID-19 cases reported every day in South Africa, Save the Children & Colgate Palmolive, continue to distribute one million soaps to Early Childhood Development Centres (ECDs) and schools across South Africa. 
 

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Largest global survey on COVID-19 impact on children

Largest global survey on COVID-19 impact on children

Save the Children conducts largest global survey of its kind among some 25,000 children and adults on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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ALMOST 10 MILLION CHILDREN MAY NEVER RETURN TO SCHOOL

ALMOST 10 MILLION CHILDREN MAY NEVER RETURN TO SCHOOL

Around 10 million children may never return to school – this is an unprecedented education emergency and governments must urgently invest in learning.

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SAVE OUR EDUCATION

SAVE OUR EDUCATION

The rapid spread of COVID-19 has forced the world’s schools to shut their doors to over a billion children. For the first time in human history, an entire generation has had their education disrupted. 
 

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SCSA horrified by the rape of a two-year-old at a hospital

SCSA horrified by the rape of a two-year-old at a hospital

Save the Children South Africa (SCSA) is horrified by the reports of the rape of a two-year-old child at the George Mukhari Hospital, in Pretoria.  The mother of the child left her at the hospital after she was reportedly told that the child needed to be isolated as it was suspected she had COVID-19. 

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