June 20, 2017

World Refugee Day

Half of the world’s refugees – a staggering 8 million – are children. They didn’t ask for the conflicts that tore apart their homes and communities. They…

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May 30, 2017

Government of Canada Matching Famine Relief Donations

Since the United Nations declaration of famine conditions in areas of South Sudan in February, War Child has been actively advocating on behalf of the children and…

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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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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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December 1, 2016

Religious Leaders in Afghanistan Commit to Ending Early Forced Marriage

As a result of the extraordinary efforts by our child protection team in Afghanistan 400 community members gathered in Kabul for a very special ceremony. At the…

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October 7, 2016

War Child Canada to Resume Operations in Iraq

As of this fall, War Child Canada will once again be operating programs in Iraq. War Child Canada worked in Iraq from 2001-2007 and, after receiving funding

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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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