Press Releases 2015

As Number of Child Refugees Reaches One Quarter Million This Year, Save the Children Calls for Europe to Do More
December 22, 2015
Save the Children is Helping Improve Education for Children in Bhutan, Haiti Thanks to Money Raised by Red Nose Day
December 21, 2015
Congressional Appropriations Bill A Victory for Kids
December 18, 2015
Ethiopia Drought: Schools Closing, Livestock Dying, and Wells Drying Up
December 18, 2015
Save the Children and 100 Resilient Cities to Focus on Children in Resilience-Building Efforts
December 17, 2015
Save the Children Condemns Fatal School Bombing in Northern Syria
December 11, 2015
The Noerr Programs Surpasses $1 Million in Donations for Save the Children’s U.S. Programs
December 11, 2015
Ethiopia Drought: Save the Children Urges International Community to Heed Early Warnings of Looming Hunger Crisis
December 7, 2015
Pope's Visit to the Central Africa Republic: World leaders must take inspiration from the Pope and not abandon the war-torn country
November 29, 2015
Overstretched and Underfunded Refugee Camps Put over 110,000 Burundians in Tanzania at Risk, as Potential Influx and Heavy Rains Loom Large, Warn Aid Agencies
November 23, 2015
Olivia Wilde, Sanjay Gupta M.D., Hank & John Green, Thomas S. Murphy and TOMS Honored at the 3rd Annual Save the Children Illumination Gala – Presented by Johnson & Johnson; Event was Hosted by Jennifer Garner, Featured a Performance by Brad Paisley
November 18, 2015
Lokai Announces Partnership with Save the Children, Launches Limited-Edition Red Bracelet to Brighten the Future for Children
November 17, 2015
Save the Children CEO Inducted in Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame
November 13, 2015
Gamers, Streamers and Vloggers Gear Up for Giving Tuesday to Give Back to Save the Children
November 11, 2015
Aid Agencies Call for a 'New Deal' for Syria's Refugees
November 9, 2015
#Givember Offers Fun, Meaningful Ways to Celebrate the Season of Giving
November 2, 2015
The Merriest 5K to Visit 18 Cities Nationwide, Benefit Save the Children
October 30, 2015
IKEA Latest Soft Toys Collection Designed by Children
October 28, 2015
Hurricane Patricia: Save the Children Warns of Risk to Vulnerable Children as Threat of Landslides and Flash Floods Trail Superstorm
October 24, 2015
Nepal Quake Six Months On: 240,000 Children Being Schooled in Classrooms Unfit for Freezing Winter Conditions
October 24, 2015
Save the Children Spokespeople Available: Hurricane Patricia
October 23, 2015
More Than 4.6 Million Children in Ethiopia Facing Hunger from Unprecedented El Niño Drought
October 22, 2015
Aid Agencies: UN Security Council Should Seize Opportunity to Restart Yemen Peace Process
October 19, 2015
Up to 4.5 Million Children Affected by Typhoon Koppu in the Philippines, Warns Save the Children
October 18, 2015
Save the Children Media Alert — Philippines, Typhoon Koppu: Spokespeople Available from Manila
October 17, 2015
Bulgari Global Ambassadors Experience First-Hand Save the Children’s Lifesaving Work Supported by Bulgari in Quake-Affected Nepal
October 9, 2015
Accenture’s US$4.5 Million Grant to Save the Children Will Help Secure Jobs for 28,000 Indonesian and Filipino Youth
September 29, 2015
New Global Goals Could Save 6,500 Children Every Day and Help End Health and Education Inequalities
September 24, 2015
In Serbia One In Four Refugee Children Arrive Alone, Save the Children Reports
Sept. 18, 2015
Google’s Global Public Giving Campaign to Support Assistance for Child Refugees
Sept. 15, 2015
More Than Half of All School Attacks Have Been in Syria, New Data Shows
Sept. 16, 2015
Help Is Coming For Children Affected by the Refugee Crisis in Europe
September 10, 2015
Save the Children Appeals for Help in Assisting Refugee Children in Europe
September 8, 2015
One Direction Premieres ‘Dear World Leaders’ Film for action/1D
August 31, 2015
Key Yemen Hospital On the Brink of Closure as Airstrikes Intensify On Sana’a
August 30, 2015
10 Years after Hurricane Katrina, Save the Children “Prep Rallies” and Lassie Inspire Kids to Take Action
August 27, 2015
Humanitarian System Urgently Needs Reform to Save More Lives
August 19, 2015
Lives of 14 Million Yemeni Civilians at Risk as Ongoing Airstrikes On Hodeida Port Cut Off Aid Access
August 18, 2015
Tens of Thousands of Vulnerable Children Fleeing Chaos of South Sudan War Alone - Save the Children Urges Parties to Reach an Immediate Peace Deal
August 17, 2015
More than 100,000 Children with Little Access to Food and Clean Water in Flood-Affected Myanmar
August 6, 2015
South Sudanese Children ‘Want to Learn – Even During War,’ New Report Finds
August 4, 2015
Save the Children Ready to Respond to Affected Population in Myanmar Floods
Aug 2, 2015
18 States Still Lack Basic Protections for Children, Save the Children’s 2015 Disaster Report Card Finds
July 27, 2015
New Report: Children Express Fears and Insecurity Following Devastating Nepal Earthquakes
July 24, 2015
Jo-Ann to Host Free Make It-Take It Event Benefiting Save the Children
July 22, 2015
Child Malnutrition Levels Soar in Tanzanian Refugee Camp as Burundian Presidential Election Approaches
July 21, 2015
Save the Children Report Finds U.S. Children Still at Risk 10 Years After Hurricane Katrina
July 14, 2015
Save the Children, Save the Children Action Network Commend Global Finance Conference for Prioritizing Health Needs of Mothers and Children
July 13, 2015
International Ebola Recovery Conference
July 9, 2015
Majority of Children in Gaza’s Hardest-Hit Areas Showing Signs of Severe Emotional Distress a Year on from Deadly War
July 6, 2015
Burundian Refugees in Tanzania Predicted to Reach 250,000
Urgent Action Needed to Tackle Child Labor Caused By Syrian Crisis
July 2, 2015
Children Report Increased Exploitation, Teenage Pregnancies in Ebola-Affected Sierra Leone
June 17, 2015
‘Prioritize Education or Jeopardize the Future of South Sudan’ - World Vision and Save the Children warn donors
June 15, 2015
New Partnership to Help Communities Protect and Care for Children Impacted by Disasters
June 11, 2015
Sustainaville, The Charity-Driven Game From Save the Children, Enters Closed Beta
June 10, 2015
Thousands of Vulnerable Unaccompanied Children Arriving on Mediterranean Rescue Boats
June 9, 2015
How Flower Garlands Will Help Children in Post-Earthquake Nepal
June 8, 2015
Statement from Save the Children, Save the Children Action Network on G7 Summit
June 8, 2015
Twin Tennis Pros Set to Break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title, Raise $1 Million for Save the Children
June 8, 2015
Survival of 17,000 Children at Risk Every Day if G7 Leaders Fail to Take Action
June 5, 2015
Nepal: Damaged or Destroyed Schools Threaten Return of One Million Children
May 31, 2015
South Sudan: Threat of Child Malnutrition Soars as 'Lean Season' Approaches
May 29, 2015
Newborns at Risk In Nepal as Monsoon Season Approaches
May 26, 2015
Statement From Save the Children On The Violence In South Sudan
May 20, 2015
Save The Children Launches Charity-Driven Game, Sustainaville, On Mobile, PC And MAC
May 19, 2015
Save The Children Statement on Today's European Commission Meeting on Migration
May 13, 2015
Second Deadly Quake Risks Emotional Scarring for Hundreds of Thousands of Children
May 13, 2015
Quake Death Toll Grows as Rescue Operations Begin in Nepal
May 12, 2015
Aid Agencies Call For an Immediate and Permanent Cease Fire as an Additional 70,000 People Flee Coalition Airstrikes in Northern Yemen
May 10, 2015
Save the Children Congratulates Liberia for Becoming Ebola-Free
May 9, 2015
Typhoon Noul Barrels Towards Philippines Packing Winds of Up to 115mph
May 9, 2015
American Moms More Likely to Die Than Peers in Developed Countries: U.S. Slips to 33rd Spot in Save the Children's Global Motherhood Ranking
May 4, 2015
Among 25 Wealthy Capital Cities, Washington D.C. Has Highest Infant Mortality Rate Despite City's Recent Progress in Reducing the Death Rate
May 4, 2015
For Babies in Big Cities, It's Survival of the Richest
May 4, 2015
320,000 Children Homeless in Nepal
May 1, 2015
Statement from Save the Children on the Nomination of Gayle Smith as USAID Administrator
April 30, 2015
Lassie Lends a Paw in Urging Congress to Protect Kids From Disaster
April 29, 2015
Nearly Two Million Children Affected by Nepal Earthquake, as Save the Children Begins Aid Distribution
April 27, 2015
Death count continues to rise overnight in Nepal
April 26, 2015
Nepal Earthquake
April 25, 2015
2,500 Children Could Die this Year in the Mediterranean unless Europe Acts
April 21, 2015
Yemen Conflict: Child Killed and 48 Injured following Huge Military Explosion in Sana'a Residential Area
April 21, 2015
Shipwreck: Europe Cannot Stand By and Watch — Too Many Children Are Caught Up in this Dangerous Exodus
April 19, 2014
Save the Children Action Network Applauds Bipartisan Support for Early Childhood Education in ESEA Reauthorization
April 16, 2015
400 Missing, including Many Children, as Boat Capsizes on Route to Italy
April 14, 2015
Kenya University Killings Fuel Growing Global Trend of Attacks on Education
April 2, 2015
Simpler Treatment Options Could Help Millions of Newborns Who Lack Access to Hospital Care
April 1, 2015
Yemen Conflict: Children Under Fire
April 2, 2015
Typhoon to Hit Philippines over Easter Weekend: Hundreds of Thousands of Children at Risk
April 1, 2015
Idleb-Syria Attacks Displaces Thousands
March 31, 2015
Save the Children Says West Virginia Governor’s Education Cuts Short-Sighted
March 25, 2015
Save the Children Applauds the Bipartisan Global Food Security Act to Advance the Fight for Child Survival
March 25, 2015
Syria Crisis: Aid Agencies to Host ‘Life in Refuge’ in Washington D.C. March 27-28
March 23, 2015
Save the Children Selected as One of 12 Poverty-Fighting Charities for NBC’s Star-Studded ‘Red Nose Day’ Telecast, Thursday, May 21
March 20, 2015
At Least 2,000 Children on Remote Islands in Vanuatu At Risk of Potentially Deadly Waterborne Diseases Like Diarrhea, Warns Save the Children
March 19, 2015
Nearly 45,000 Children Cannot Go To School in Cyclone Damaged Vanuatu
March 17, 2015
Save the Children Aid Reaches Families in Cyclone Devastated Vanuatu
March 16, 2015
YouthSave Report Offers New Insights into How and Why Young People in Developing Countries Save Money
March 16, 2015
Up to 75,000 children without adequate access to food, water and shelter in cyclone devastated Vanuatu
March 15, 2015
Save the Children launches emergency appeal for children affected by Cyclone Pam
March 14, 2015
Save the Children Warns 50,000 Children Are at Risk and Communities Are Ill Prepared as Cyclone Pam Readies to Lash Vanuatu
March 13, 2015
Aid Agencies Give UN Security Council a "Fail" Grade on Syria
March 12, 2015
Eighty-Three Percent of Syria's Lights Extinguished after Four Years of Crisis
March 11, 2015
Tribute by Save the Children CEO Carolyn Miles on the Passing of ‘The Simpsons’ Co-Creator Sam Simon
March 9, 2015
Statement from Save the Children, Save the Children Action Network on New USAID Child and Maternal Health Coordinator
March 4, 2015
Almost 30 Countries Suffer From Weaker Health Systems Than Ebola-hit West Africa, Putting Millions At Risk
March 3 2015
Save The Children Action Network Urges Congress to Prioritize Early Childhood Education in Student Success Act Vote
February 26, 2015
Save The Children Action Network Sponsors WMUR’s 'Conversation With The Candidate' Series
February 25, 2015
Save the Children and Reach Out and Read Launch Rural Literacy Initiative with U.S. Department of Education Innovative Approaches Literacy Grant
Feb. 25, 2015
Ebola Crisis: Save the Children Supports Safe Reopening of One in Five Liberian Schools
Feb. 16, 2015
Save the Children Calls on EU Leaders to Urgently Strengthen the Search and Rescue Capacity in the Mediterranean
Feb. 11, 2015
Search and Rescue Must Be Strengthened after Migrant Deaths
Feb. 10, 2015
The Lottery of Birth: New Report Reveals World’s Most Disadvantaged Children are Being Left Behind in Global Efforts to Improve Child Survival
Feb. 4, 2015
Save the Children, Save the Children Action Network Welcome President Obama’s Prioritization of Children in FY16 Budget Proposal
February 3, 2015
With Save the Children Program, “A Path Appears” to Break the Cycle of U.S. Poverty
Feb. 2, 2015
Save the Children Welcomes White House Plan to Invest in Central America, Calls for Focus on Children
Jan. 30, 2015
Save The Children Action Network Applauds Washington State Legislators for Introducing Bills to Expand Early Childhood Education Across State
January 22, 2015
Save The Children Action Network Praises President Obama's Call For Investing In Children
January 21, 2015
Save the Children and UNICEF Receive $11.9 Million from IKEA Soft Toys for Education Campaign
Jan. 15, 2015
Save the Children Receives 35,000 Books for U.S. Children in Need From Penguin Random House
January 15, 2015
Statement From Mark Shriver Praising Education Secretary's Call For Expanded Early Education For U.S. Children
January 12, 2015
The Haitian Earthquake Five Years On — Children's Psychological Scars Remain
January 8, 2015
Deadly Threat to Syrian Children as Temperatures Plummet
January 7, 2015
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