Friday 1 March 2019

Ending impunity: Getting children justice for sexual violence

In Uganda most sexual abuse against children is carried out with impunity and few cases end up in arrest or punishment. We need to make sure attackers face justice

Tuesday 26 February 2019

Stop the war on children

In her small village in eastern DR Congo, Mangeni* had a happy life. Her parents ran a shop, she went to school, she played with her friends. Then one day, when she was 11 years old, everything changed.

Friday 15 February 2019

New report shows the shocking violence forcing children to flee to Uganda

Our new "Stop the War on Children" report reveals 100,000+ babies die every year due to conflict. DRC and South Sudan are among the worst affected

Tuesday 12 February 2019

From a traumatic childhood to a positive future

17 year old Anna* was orphaned at 1 and contracted HIV. After a long struggle, she's now looking forward to a happier future for her and her baby daughter

Thursday 7 February 2019

Cash grants giving new lease of life to South Sudanese child mother

The cash grants of 100,000 Ugandan shillings per month (approx. $27) help poor children aged 15-17, who dropped out of school for various reasons and have enrolled on our Accelerated Education Programme, to stay in school.