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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October 24, 2017

What if women were given the chance to lead?

You may have seen the images. Thousands of Liberian women – both old and young, Christian and Muslim, all dressed in white – sitting in silent protest…

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October 18, 2017

My heart is broken.

Samantha Nutt’s Eulogy for Gord Downie, published today in the Globe and Mail. My heart is broken. Shattered in ways that feel incomprehensible, though I knew this…

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October 17, 2017

Chantal Kreviazuk: My Return to Iraq

I first travelled to Iraq in 2001. It was my first trip with War Child and it was life changing. My return to the country earlier this…

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September 25, 2017

From Myanmar to Charlottesville

It has been a bad year. It feels like something particularly noxious has been unleashed. Bigotry and hatred fuel violence across the world – spilling out from…

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Required Listening

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What if women were given the chance to lead?

October 24, 2017
September 8, 2017

The Power of Words

Literacy is a basic human right and for good reason. It saves lives. Illiteracy directly affects an individual’s health and wellbeing. For example, women who can read

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September 6, 2017

What Are You Reading?

It’s National Read A Book Day in the US and International Literacy Day on September 8th, so we thought we’d join in the fun. Here are some

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August 16, 2017

UPDATE: South Sudan Famine Relief Efforts

For years, South Sudan has struggled with the instability brought on by conflict. Displacement, lack of access to education, sexual gender-based violence, inflation—the list goes on. On

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You can help protect children and families in South Sudan by investing in War Child's food security programming in the region. We train and support farmers to plant heartier crops. This feeds families and often is the beginning of a small business.

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