December 13, 2016

Aleppo – A Shameful Tragedy

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(Photo by Halil Fidan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

The slow motion tragedy being played out in the Syrian city of Aleppo shames us all. For months, reports of atrocities have served to highlight not only…

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Where we work

War Child’s programming is rooted in the belief that for a community to properly recover from conflict, it must drive the process.

War Child empowers people to create an environment where childhood can thrive. This is vital not only for the  young people who attend our programs but also for our staff, 95% of whom are recruited locally.

About War Child

War Child is helping mothers and families around the world give their children a safe start in life and give their communities the best chance of a peaceful future.

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Providing children with a place to learn that is free from exploitation and abuse.

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Give young people the skills to learn today and create a better tomorrow.

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Legal aid for children and women whose rights have been violated by war and its aftermath.

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December 7, 2016

Human Rights Day, December 10th, 2016

“Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and…

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December 1, 2016

Religious Leaders in Afghanistan Commit to Ending Early Forced Marriage

As a result of the extraordinary efforts by our justice team in Afghanistan 400 community members gathered in Kabul for a very special ceremony. At the meeting, 37…

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October 23, 2016

Send a Girl like Afra to School On GivingTuesday

On GivingTuesday, we’re asking you to make a donation that will let war-affected girls like Afra* reclaim their childhood. Let’s get childhood back on track. Why are…

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