January 26, 2018

VIDEO: The BBC in the DRC

This week, the Newsday team from the BBC World Service has been in the Democratic Republic of Congo. While there, they caught up with our team and…

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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 11, 2018

#TimesUp in Hollywood—but not where we work.

“But it’s not just a story affecting the entertainment industry. It’s one that transcends any culture, geography, race, religion, politics, or workplace. So I want tonight to…

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November 19, 2017

IKEA Canada’s Let’s Play For Change Campaign is Launched!

IKEA Canada has announced the second year of its Let’s Play for Change campaign, supporting children’s development and learning, equal participation, sports, and of course, play. A…

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November 8, 2017

Required Listening

Galawezeh Bayiz – our Country Director in Iraq – was in Toronto for our What If..? Gala this week. This morning she appeared on CBC Radio’s The…

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