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Annual Reports

Annual Report 2013-2014

Annual Report 2012 - 2013

Annual Report 2011 - 2012

Annual Report 2010 - 2011

World's Children

2013 - Issue 2

2013 - Issue 1

2012 - Issue 2

2012 - Issue 1

Child rights

Universal Periodic Review for the UN Human Rights Council. A submission by Save the Children New Zealand's Child and Youth Council 2013

Children's Rights and Business Principles 2012

Submission on the Green Paper for Vulnerable Children 2012

UNCRC - one page summary

Hear Our Voices We Entreat

Child Rights Governance

Child and Maternal Survival (EVERY ONE)

Lives on the Line (2013) 

Food for Thought: Tackling child malnutrition to unlock potential and boost prosperity (2013)

Surviving the First Day: State of the World's Mothers 2013

Superfood for Babies

Born equal. How reducing inequality could give our children a better future. 2012

Child Development Index 2012

A Woman's Right: How Family Planning Saves Lives 2012

Nutrition in the first 1000 days: State of the World’s Mothers 2012

A life free from hunger 2012

No Child Out of Reach 2011

Health Worker Global Index


Haiti Earthquake - Four Years On (2013)

West Africa Food Crisis Six Months On (2013)

Out in the cold: Syria's children left unprotected (2012)

Ending the everyday Emergency: Resilience and children in the Sahel (2012) Save the Children and World Vision

One Year After Catastrophe: Still Saving Lives in East Africa (2012)

Ivory Coast conflict: One Year On (2012)

Afghanistan in Transition (2011)

Building Hope in Haiti (2012)

Japan One Year On (2012)  

Fukushima Families (2012)


Hunger in a war zone: The growing crisis behind the Syria conflict (2013)

Unspeakable crimes against children: Sexual violence in conflict (2013)

Childhood Under Fire: The impact of two years of conflict in Syria (2013)

Ending Poverty In Our Generation: Save the Children's Vision for a post-2015 framework (2013)

Untold atrocities: the stories of Syria's children (2012) (Warning: this report contains graphic accounts of violence towards children)

After the Millennium Development Goals: Setting Out The Options And Must Haves For A New Development Framework In 2015 (2012)

Progress in Child Well-being 2012

A Dangerous Delay (2012)

Transition to Transformation

Humanitarianism for the next decade (2010)


Beyond school walls: A boost for readers (September 2013)

Attacks on Education (July 2013)

Ending the hidden exclusion: learning and equity in education post-2015 (2013)  

Laying the Foundations Early Childhood Care and Development 2012


Finding the final fifth: Inequalities in immunisation 2012