Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

Save the Children invests in childhood – every day, in times of crisis and for our future. In the United States and around the world, we give children a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. By transforming children's lives now, we change the course of their future and ours.

All Updates

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23 May 2017 description

Media Contact
Media@savechildren.org

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (May 22, 2017) — Save the Children, in addition to leading humanitarian, development, and global health organizations, is calling upon Congress to sustain and protect the International Affairs budget in Fiscal Year 2018 (FY 2018) as it did for Fiscal Year 2017.

22 May 2017 description
report Save the Children

Second outbreak in six months is 20 times more deadly

Media Contact
Erin Taylor 267.250.8829 (M)
Wendy Christian 203.465.8010 (M)

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (May 21, 2017) — Save the Children staff in Yemen are warning that a deadly cholera outbreak could become a full blown-epidemic, with more than 65,000 cases expected by the end of June at current rates. Yemen is seeing an average of more than 1,000 suspected cases of cholera a day, with nearly two out of three suspected of being children under 15 years.

17 May 2017 description

Type of crises: Undocumented Returnees from Pakistan

Assessment Team: IOM, CARE, WFP, DRC, WSTA, DORR, DACAAR, Save the children, and Islamic Relief.

Crises date: Oct 2016 to Jan 2017

Date of Notification: 6 Feb 2017

Date of Assessment: 6 to 12 Feb 2017

Most vulnerable undocumented Population:
HHs: 123
Families: 123
Individual: 825

1. Assessment Findings

15 May 2017 description

1. General Information:

Type of crises: Conflict

Crisis Location: Paktya Province: Insecure areas of Shwak district,
Nangarhar: Kot district,
Logar: Charkh and Barakibarak districts,
Kapisa: Tagab district
Baghlan Province: Doshi and Dehna Ghori districts

Assessment Team: DRC, Care International, WSTA and DoRR

Crises date: November 2016 till March 2017

Date of Notification: 14, 28 March and 4 April 2017 (Via DoRR petition)

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

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23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 05 Jun 2017 Save the Children

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

22 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 04 Jun 2017 Save the Children

Terms of Reference to develop a Community Conversation Manual and conduct a Training of Trainers on Community Conversation in Somaliland

1. Background

19 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 02 Jun 2017 Save the Children

The Opportunity

Save the Children International (SCI) is transitioning to a new global HR system - Oracle Cloud - in 2018, with a pilot scheduled for late 2017. The role of Global HR Systems Manager is key to building the success of this global project, which will be implemented across our 55 country offices in 2018-2020. You will become the subject matter expert (SME) in Oracle Cloud HCM modules within Save the Children International, eventually becoming Global Manager for the system and its subsequent development and maintenance.

19 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Jun 2017 Save the Children

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children’s lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

19 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Jun 2017 Save the Children

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children’s lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

Training

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18 May 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 23 Jun 2017 Training date: 07 Aug 2017 to 30 Apr 2018 University of Geneva, Save the Children

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