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Indonesia Emergency Appeal

The government will now match your donation to the Indonesia Emergency Response. You will save twice the number of children with emergency supplies.

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The destructive tsunami that was triggered by a 7.2m earthquake in Indonesia  has left children and families struggling to survive. 

Child Hunger Crisis

Save the Children knows what it takes to save a child's life, but we need your help. For a child as critically ill as Kayembe, your gift is the difference between life and death.


We know what to do

Every child has the same potential, but not all have the opportunity to realise it. Our work focuses on the needs of all children, but especially the most marginalised, because we believe in a world where every child is healthy, has the opportunity to learn, and is safe from violence, abuse and exploitation.

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Project Indonesia Earthquake & Tsunami

A devastating tsunami with waves up to three metres high was triggered by a powerful earthquake in Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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Project Yemen Emergency

The worst place in the world to be a child right now is Yemen. Hunger, disease and bombs are a triple threat to children.

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Project Philippines Typhoon Mangkut

Typhoon Mangkhut was a powerful typhoon that struck the Philippines on September 15, 2018. It was the strongest typhoon to make landfall in the Philippines since Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013.

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When children are at their most vulnerable, when disaster strikes, in times of crisis, in places where poverty puts children at risk – Save the Children is there.

Drawing on close to a century of experience, we work to relieve the suffering of children affected by war and natural disaster. We create lasting change by making sure children are healthy, protected and have the opportunity to learn.

Education around the world

Today, 58 million children are still out of school

Ending child poverty

22,000 children die each day due to poverty

Responding to humanitarian crisis

Over the past two decades, disasters have killed more than 1.3 million people

Child mortality

The most dangerous day in a child's life is the day it is born

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Transforming children's lives

Meet some of the brave children who are doing everything they can to survive, learn and grow in the most difficult places in the world. By transforming children's lives, we change the course of their future and ours.

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Yemen Emergency Appeal

Eight-year-old Razan* will bear the scars of Yemen’s civil war forever.

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Samreen is a little girl with a big dream

Samreen is ten years old and lives in a desperate situation that is hard to comprehend. She was born in Daulatdia, a brothel the size of a small town, in Bangladesh.

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Meah's Second Chance

Meah used to keep her feelings to herself and rarely cried.

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