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AFGHANISTAN: ATTACK ON SAVE THE CHILDREN COMPOUND

AFGHANISTAN: ATTACK ON SAVE THE CHILDREN COMPOUND

It is with profound sadness that we can confirm three Save the Children staff members were killed earlier today in an attack on our office in Jalalabad, Afghanistan.

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An Africa Reimagined Raises R1.5 Million for Children

An Africa Reimagined Raises R1.5 Million for Children

Save the Children’s second annual gala raised over R1.5 million for vulnerable children in Africa. 

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Counting the Cost of Underage Marriages in South Africa

Counting the Cost of Underage Marriages in South Africa

While the law gives parents the right of consent on child marriages, children have no say in the matter. This leaves them vulnerable to decisions usually based on financial gain for the parents.

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Break-in Robs Children of Their Rights

Break-in Robs Children of Their Rights

Save the Children South Africa picking up the pieces after break-in at Hlayisanani Early Childhood Development Centre in Alexandra township

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International Day of the Girl celebrations in Brussels see focus on social norms

International Day of the Girl celebrations in Brussels see focus on social norms

Girls who receive a quality education are more likely to lead healthy lives, yet on International Day of the Girl on October 11, more than 130 million girls worldwide aren’t in school.

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South Africa’s Girl Champion to Represent Young Women at the United Nations

South Africa’s Girl Champion to Represent Young Women at the United Nations

Save the Children South Africa’s Girl Champion, Motshedisi Likate (Tshidi), will call on world leaders to invest in the economic emancipation of young girls at the United Nations (UN) next week. 

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