July 12, 2017

Annual Report 2016

Our Annual report is now available. The report contains War Child Canada’s audited financial statements as well as information on our programming, with a focus on how…

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March 21, 2017

Famine in South Sudan: Interview with Abay Bekele, Head of Programmes

Recently I was able to sit down with Abay Bekele, Head of Programmes in South Sudan to discuss the impact of the famine on children and families in the region, War Child’s response and the role that Canadians can play in supporting the people of South Sudan.

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March 7, 2017

International Women’s Day

Next week, the countries of the world will meet at the United Nations for the Commission on the Status of Women – an annual event to discuss…

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November 20, 2016

War Child Partners with IKEA to Bring Back Play

It’s Universal Children’s Day! To celebrate, we’ve partnered globally with the IKEA Foundation to bring you 35 days of play. The UN Convention on the Rights of the…

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October 21, 2016

For Iraq’s Displaced Women, Economic Opportunity Can Mean a Brighter Future

 “What I want more than anything is to work so I can keep my mind off everything that happened” – Arwa, an Iraqi woman displaced by ISIS.…

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October 12, 2016

War Child Launches A Guide to Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Legal Protection in Acute Emergencies

Exposed to epidemic levels of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) throughout their displacement, refugee women and girls are more affected by violence than any other population of…

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October 5, 2016

Funding from the Government of Canada boosts War Child Canada’s efforts to empower women and girls in Afghanistan 

War Child is extraordinarily pleased to announce that our programs team will be receiving $14.5M from the Government of Canada for the enhancement of women and girls’ rights and the protection

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September 21, 2016

War Child Responds to Refugee Crisis in Northern Uganda

This year, in recognition of International Peace Day, we celebrate the theme Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace. When we speak about building blocks, it’s hard not to immediately

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September 6, 2016

Back to School for Young Girls in the Democratic Republic of Congo

For millions of kids across North America, “back to school” means a chance to replenish last year’s stationary, score a handful of new clothing, and invest in a state-of-the-art laptop

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