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March 25, 2020

Canada’s Charities Make Urgent Ask of Ottawa for $10 Billion Stabilization Fund; Their Very Survival at Risk

Over 200 major charities form Emergency Coalition to save sector and maintain support to Canada’s most vulnerable. TORONTO, March 25, 2020 — The leaders of over 200 Canadian charities have written a letter to the Government of Canada asking for urgent financial support to prevent the irreparable collapse of the sector, and their vital programs,…

March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Response

War Child Canada has two decades of experience confronting major international crises and working in fragile and complex environments. As the COVID-19 pandemic develops, the potential impact for fragile communities already recovering from the shock of war and conflict is overwhelming. Safeguarding the interests of children will be key, as schools close and families see…

December 13, 2019

Give the Gift of Education

Meet Isaac – a young, bright, and eager student who couldn’t wait to share his dreams with our team when they visited a school we run in a refugee settlement in northern Uganda. As they sat together in a makeshift classroom shaded by a large tree, Isaac told the story of how he came to…

December 13, 2019

VIDEO: Interactive Radio in the DRC

When the Newsday team from the BBC World Service was in the Democratic Republic of Congo, they caught up with our local team and one of the students from our radio education program. Watch her inspiring video and then make a donation to help support this remarkable program!  

October 28, 2019

Act now for the Rohingya children

In the panic and chaos of the flight from his village in Myanmar, Mohamudul was separated from his family. The 13-year-old Rohingya boy didn’t know where his parents and siblings were, or even if they were still alive. Alone and afraid, Mohamudul made his way to Bangladesh, along with hundreds of thousands of other Rohingya refugees.…

October 9, 2019

It’s Aeroplan Miles Matching Week!

Your Aeroplan Miles help children’s futures take off. October 7th-13th is War Child’s Aeroplan Miles Matching Week, when Aeroplan will double every mile that you donate to War Child up to a maximum of 500,000 miles. Support vulnerable children by donating your miles to War Child today. Aeroplan Miles enable us to support and empower…

August 19, 2019

Syrian Refugees: The Road to Recovery

  The brutal civil war in Syria has forced nearly 700,000 refugees to flee to Jordan. War Child’s local team has helped tens of thousands of vulnerable children by providing them with safe spaces to play, to heal, and to further their education.  War Child has also provided support to the families of those children,

June 16, 2019

War Child Taking Action in Sudan: Civilians Under Threat in New Crisis

War Child is taking action in Sudan as the country experiences a new and violent crisis that threatens to disrupt the lives of millions of children, women and their families. Waves of protests led to the ousting of the country’s former government, resulting in a tense standoff that many fear could escalate dramatically. War Child

May 28, 2019

War Child Sister Agency Receives Recognition at United Nations

War Child Canada’s sister agency in Holland, War Child Holland, is bringing quality education to children in war zones across the world through its ground-breaking Can’t Wait to Learn program – a fast, effective and low cost gaming technology that is transforming the future of children affected by war. Can’t Wait to Learn is an

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