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#ProtectAGeneration: Bvlgari and Save the Children Celebrate Mother's Day by strengthening their joint commitment - May 2021

Millions of children risk being pushed into poverty and hunger as India's deadly Covid crisis spirals - May 2021

Basic housing needs shouldn't be a political football- March 2020

Australian bushfires: Children’s mental health needs to be a key part of response and recovery - January 2020

Save the Children sets up Child Friendly Spaces to help bushfire hit communities - January 2020

Save the Children welcomes UN General Assembly adopting Rights of the Child Resolution - December 2019

Save the Children deploys team of health workers to support Samoa measles response - December 2019

2019: Natural disasters claim more than 1200 lives across East and Southern Africa - December 2019

Pledge from NZ Government to UNCRC - November 2019

Child rights advocates pleased with Government recommitment - November 2019

Celebrating 30 years of child rights - blog by Save the Children CEO Heidi Coetzee - November 2019

Children's picnic celebrates 30 years of child rights - November 2019

One child dies of pneumonia every 39 seconds, agencies warn - November 2019

Extreme flooding batters Somalia forcing at least 100,000 children from their homes - October 2019

Save the Children is Preparing for Cyclone Season in the Pacific - October 2019

From Beirut to BATS – the inspiring life of Eglantyne Jebb comes to Wellington - October 2019

More than 24 million children affected by conflict need mental health support - September 2019

61 NGOs warn of worsening crisis in Myanmar, call for refugees’ engagement on safe, voluntary returns - August 2019

Opinion piece for World Humanitarian Day - August 2019

Save the Children on UN report on children in armed conflict - July 2019

New report shows critical under-investment in Pacific children's safety and protection - July 2019

South East Asia floods; More than three million children affected by severe flooding across India, Bangladesh and Nepal - July 2019

Children's sector welcomes Government's human rights commitment - July 2019

Leading child rights organisations call for a second revolution in child rights - June 2019

Syrian refugees forced to tear down their homes - June 2019

Pukekohe growing expertise will help children in Nepal - June 2019

Report shows remarkable progress in protecting childhoods - May 2019

No more child deaths says Save the Children - May 2019

Exhibition shows impact of Save the Children over 100 years - April 2019

Cyclone Kenneth: Money running dry as death toll rises to 38 - April 2019

Standing together we are strong - March 2019

Open letter from Save the Children New Zealand in the wake of Christchurch Terror Attacks - March 2019

Four million Syrian children know nothing but war after eight years of conflict - March 2019

Children leaving last ISIS areas show signs of severe psychological distress – Save the Children - February 2019

Blog from Heidi Coetzee for Children's Day - February 2019

Charity encourages parents to put the phone down for Children's Day - February 2019

At least 100,000 babies die every year because of conflict - February 2019

SYRIA: Fears for more than 11,000 children in Idlib as flooding hits camps - January 2019

Save the Children welcomes passing of Child Poverty Reduction Bill - December 2018

Save the Children urges parents to spend time not money at Christmas - December 2018

Save the Children welcomes paper on preventing family violence - December 2018


Peppa Pig at Homewood photos - November 2018

Children's picnic celebrates 25 years of child rights - November 2018

Pneumonia to kill nearly 11 million children by 2030 - November 2018

One hundred children dying every day in Yemen - November 2018

Water is best for children's teeth - November 2018

Relief getting through to those affected by earthquake - October 2018

Save the Children pleased with support for Child Poverty Bill - October 2018

Sulawesi children at risk warns Save the Children - October 2018

Save the Children launches appeal to help children affected by the Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami - October 2018

A further one million children as risk of famine as food and fuel prices soar across the country - September 2018

More than a million children missing out on education as thousands of schools remain shut following "super" Typhoon Mangkhut - September 2018

Millions of children at risk as country braces for potential devastation from Super Typhoon Mangkhut - September 2018

World Humanitarian Day - August 2018

Save the Children and partners concerned for children's mental health after second earthquake in a week hits Indonesian island - August 2018

Save the Children NZ encourages employers to provide better facilities for mums and babies - July 2018

New immigrant is everyday hero for Save the Children - July 2018

Save the Children to respond to catastrophic dam collapse in Laos - July 2018

Syria: Urgent humanitarian access needed to families displaced by fighting in Dera'a - July 2018

Kiwi contributions help West Timor children - July 2018

Rohingya children at risk of becoming lost generation - July 2018

Where children sleep - exhibition opening - June 2018

Children showcase their climate change understanding in Labasa - June 2018

Refugee crisis not over - five things you may not know about refugees - June 2018

Volunteers join legs to help children - June 2018

Save the Children deploys emergency health unit to help prevent the spread of Ebola - June 2018

Age no barrier for young volunteer - June 2018

Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh hit by biggest storm of the year - June 2018

Fijian children ask to be listened to about Disaster Risk Reduction - June 2018

Save the Children responding to Guatemala volcano eruption - June 2018

NZ ranks 28th in End of Childhood Report - May 2018

Budget's positive impact on children welcomed - May 2018

Children injured in Gaza protests - May 2018

New health crisis looms for Rohingya refugees - March 2018

Half a million people affected by Nepal floods in danger of second emergency - August 2017

Staff and family killed in Sierra Leone Mudslides - August 2017

Children are likely to be among hundred of casualties, in Sierra Leone - August 2017

Deadly flood waters continue to rise in Bangladesh and India - August 2017

Yemen Cholera Outbreak affect one child every minute - June 2017

One in every four children are robbed of their childhood - new report reveals - May 2017


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