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Save the Children South Africa Prioritises Prevention Programmes

Save the Children South Africa Prioritises Prevention Programmes

Save the Children South Africa has emphasised the need for prevention programmes that focuses on protecting children’s childhoods.

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Reducing Women & Children's Lives to Hashtags Instead of Taking Action

Reducing Women & Children's Lives to Hashtags Instead of Taking Action

Save the Children South Africa CEO, Gugu Ndebele this week expressed a need to end violence against children and called for greater investment in prevention programmes.

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Financing Learning for Every Last Child

Financing Learning for Every Last Child

Education is a human right and a critical stepping stone for development and prosperity for individuals and for society.

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Preventing Child Homicide after the Recent Death of a 5-year-old in Soweto

Preventing Child Homicide after the Recent Death of a 5-year-old in Soweto

Save the Children South Africa sends its deepest condolences to the family of Rikson Mongwe who was stabbed to death while playing with friends in Soweto earlier this week.

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Children’s Rights are Human Rights

Children’s Rights are Human Rights

Every year in South Africa 50, 000 children under the age of 5 do not survive.  The high rates of inequality and poverty in South Africa greatly affect children’s survival and life chances. The campaign slogan “Growing up is hard enough. It shouldn’t be a race for Survival.” resonates with all of us. 

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Building an Inclusive Economy

Building an Inclusive Economy

Building an inclusive economy: why preventing violence and supporting families is essential – A Joint Submission by Institute for Security Studies and Save the Children South Africa.

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