Stolen Childhoods: End of Childhood Report [EN/AR] - ReliefWeb

For at least 700 million children worldwide – and perhaps hundreds of millions more – childhood has ended too soon. The major reasons included poor health, confl ict, extreme violence, child marriage, early pregnancy, malnutrition, exclusion from ...

Biden and Miles: Every child deserves a childhood - CNN

Dr. Jill Biden is former second lady of the United States and chairwoman of the board of trustees at Save the Children. Carolyn Miles is president and CEO of Save the Children. The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the authors ...

Report: NH tops nation in protecting children from death, other 'childhood ending' factors - WMUR Manchester

New Hampshire ranks first in the nation in protecting children from death and other factors that could end their childhoods early, according to a new report by Save the Children, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Advertisement. The report says that ...

1 in every 4 children robbed of their childhoods: Report An error occurred. - Salon

In honor of International Children's Day on June 1, Save the Children has released a new report on the conditions that children face worldwide, in an effort to enlighten people on the trials that kids face, even in developed countries. “The End of ...

War, marriage and hunger: one in four childhoods cut short - Reuters

MOPTI, Mali (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In a school in Senegal, 15-year-old Khadidiatou strives to balance her studies with her roles as a mother and a wife. In a clinic in Mali, 10-month-old Mamadou is severely malnourished as his family struggle ...

America is only 36th best country for children: report - New York Daily News

Reason number 4,823 to move to Scandinavia: Norway is the best country on Earth for children. That's according to Save the Children, which issued its first ever End of Childhood Index, measuring worldwide youth health and well-being. Slovenia rated ...

One in Every Four Children Robbed of Their Childhoods, New Save the Children Report Reveals - PR Newswire (press release)

FAIRFIELD, Conn., May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One quarter of the world's children are being denied the opportunity to have the childhoods they deserve and grow to their full potential, a new report from Save the Children has revealed.

Why This Girl Opened A New Toy -- And Found A Pregnancy Test Instead - HuffPost

A new video from Save The Children is bringing attention to the alarming reality of underage pregnancy worldwide. Released on Wednesday, the video features a young girl unboxing what she thinks is a new doll ― and finding a pregnancy test instead.

FACTBOX-From conflict to child marriage, 700 mln children robbed of childhood - Reuters Africa

BAMAKO, Mali, May 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - One in four of the world's children - at least 700 million - have had their childhood cut short by factors ranging from illness and conflict to child marriage and being out of school, Save the ...

Kentucky ranks 33rd of 50 states in new 'End of Childhood' report - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky ranks 33 out of 50 states in Save the Children's first-ever End of Childhood Report. The state-by-state U.S. ranking by the humanitarian organization focuses on “childhood enders,” including infant deaths, violent deaths, adolescent birth ...