September 13, 2017

Spotlight on: Winnipeg

War Child has a long history in Winnipeg, going all the way back to The Tragically Hip launching us onto the national stage, headlining the largest outdoor…

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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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July 25, 2017

Afghanistan: Before The Rain Of Fire

In 1977, a young Canadian, Chris Lowry, travelled through Afghanistan, following the hippy trail to India. The following year, a Marxist coup broke 60 years of uninterrupted…

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July 17, 2017

Twice the Miles, Twice the Impact.

Make your Miles Matter From July 17th until midnight July 23rd every Aeroplan mile donated to War Child will be doubled*. Miles help our local and international…

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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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June 29, 2017

Samantha Nutt: Words for Canada 150

Earlier this year, Samantha Nutt gave a a speech for The Walrus 150 series. Here is the video and text, just in time for Canada Day.  …

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January 26, 2018

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January 11, 2018

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

November 19, 2017
May 11, 2017

South Sudan Famine: Causes & Solutions

War Child Founder and Executive Director, Dr. Samantha Nutt was on CBC’s The National recently to discuss the worsening state of famine in South Sudan. In case

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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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February 13, 2017

World Radio Day: Turn on, tune in, but don’t drop out

The demise of radio has long been predicted, but Buggles were wrong: video did not kill the radio star. Neither did the internet. In fact, if anything,

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Protecting Childhood Begins Here

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