News

Wednesday 15 May 2019

A child bride gets a second chance at education

Juliet, from South Sudan, was married at 12 and gave birth to twins two years later. Now a refugee in Uganda, she's determined to grab her chance for an education and become a nurse

Tuesday 14 May 2019

Helping children recover from the nightmares of war

Save the Children is launching a new campaign to Stop the War on Children. Girls like Akello* are suffering the terrible effects of conflict and need our support

Tuesday 7 May 2019

Parents learn to make soap to reduce diarrhoea

Diarrhoea is a major cause of death among children in Uganda. By training communities on making soap we hope to reduce cases of the disease

Sunday 5 May 2019

Peter: A refugee, a volunteer, and now manager of a children's centre

Peter fled the war in South Sudan when a relative was killed. He now manages a Save the Children centre in northern Uganda, where refugee children can get basic learning and a safe space

Friday 3 May 2019

Thousands of people fleeing new DRC violence trapped near Uganda border

Urgent action is needed to help tens of thousands of people forced to flee their homes following armed attacks in eastern DRC, 18 aid agencies have warned. Thousands are stuck near the Ugandan border

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