June 23, 2016

War Child Founder Samantha Nutt Receives Honorary Doctorate from University of Windsor: Read her Speech!

University of Windsor Convocation Speech Thank you. Graduates, moms and dads, grandmas and grandpas, spouses, faculty who didn’t have a choice…It is an honour for me to…

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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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June 6, 2016

June 6-12th is Aeroplan Match Week! Donate Your Miles and Watch Childhood Soar.

Put Your Jet-Setting to Good Use! Are you a frequent flyer, adventure seeker or avid collector of Aeroplan Miles? Ground yourself for a minute because we need, your help.…

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May 10, 2016

Peacebuilding Launch in Northern Uganda

On May 2nd, I attended War Child’s launch of “Suluhu”, a cross border Peacebuilding Project at the Kiryandongo district refugee settlement in Northern Uganda, attended by Deborah…

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April 15, 2016

A Mother’s Dream: How Educating Women in War-Affected Countries Saves Lives

Mothers want the best for their children. A mother dreams that her child will live a better life than she has.  She wants them to learn to read,…

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