April 20, 2017

Learning to Succeed

This is the story of three South Sudanese refugee children (not pictured) who thought their education was over. Nothing could have been further from the truth. Of…

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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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Education


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

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Opportunity


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

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Justice


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

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March 8, 2017

“Your ambition is going to break my heart”

For International Women’s Day, actress, producer and War Child Ambassador, Zosia Mamet, writes about how her personal experience led to her commitment to the organisation and the women…

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February 24, 2017

Famine in South Sudan

Food is not a luxury. It is a right of every human being. And yet it is a right that is being denied the people of South…

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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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