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She’s learning at the camel library

Because of the lockdown, Mahadiya* is missing out on school. Thanks to you, and with the help of some camels, she has the chance to continue her learning!

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He Weighed Half of What He Should

Pierre weighed just 7 kilograms when he was taken to a Save the Children hospital. That's just half of what a boy his age should be. He was severely malnourished and sick with pneumonia.

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A Race Against Time

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Phoebe had diarrhoea and had been vomiting so much that her bones were visible through her baggy skin. She had lost so much weight that she weighed half what a healthy 18-month-old should

| Africa | Project East Africa Food Crisis

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Lydiah was eight years old when she was orphaned. When the Ebola virus reached her homeland of Sierra Leone, it took her mother, her grandmother and her aunt. Lydiah didn’t even get to hug her family goodbye.

Sierra Leone | Africa

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Donkey library

A donkey library is giving children growing up in some of the most remote rural villages of Ethiopia the life-changing opportunity of learning to read.

Ethiopia | Africa

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Living with hunger

Nyatot urged her family to keep walking for their lives. When war broke out near the border of Sudan and South Sudan, the widow knew she had to get her mother and three children to safety in the south.

Sudan | Africa

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