February 13, 2017

Attack on ICRC in Afghanistan

Last week, a team from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) was ambushed in Jawzan province in Afghanistan. Six members of the team were killed…

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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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January 31, 2017

In Support of Refugees

There are times when it is important to restate your commitment to human rights, to take a stand against discrimination and to publicly reject intolerance in all…

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December 13, 2016

Aleppo – A Shameful Tragedy

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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December 12, 2016

Childhood Can’t Wait: Bite the Bullet and Donate This Holiday Season

Every child deserves a safe and secure childhood, free from violence and fear. But for millions of children around the world, war is the only constant they…

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