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28 Jul 2015 description

Of the 44,000 school age children between ages of 6 to 14 years, 68% (29,182 boys and girls) are enrolled in basic education. (74% in camp and 62% out of camps)

JUNE HIGHLIGHTS:

An estimated 81,021 are refugee children between the ages of 3 – 17 years. Of these 58,821 are school age boys and girls between ages of 6 to 17 years.

25 Jul 2015 description

Kathmandu, Nepal: In one of the largest ever child consultations undertaken following a disaster, nearly 2,000 children who survived the earthquakes in Nepal have expressed fear and insecurity at having to live in tents and overcrowded shelters, anxiety about the risks to their health from unsanitary conditions, and worry about their future if they cannot return to school.

24 Jul 2015 description
report Save the Children

24th July 2015 - The number of separated, unaccompanied, and often traumatised, Burundian children arriving at the remote Nyarugusu refugee camp in western Tanzania is thought to have risen sharply from around 1,600 at the end of May, to more than 2,600 by 19th July.

24 Jul 2015 description
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Joint recommendations

Nepal Earthquake three months on: New report raises concerns over children’s psychological health

· An estimated 12,000 Nepalese children are trafficked every year, but since the two catastrophic earthquakes the threat is even higher.

· Read and/or download the World Vision/Plan International/Save the Children/UNICEF report here

Maps / Infographics

41 entries found

Jobs

61 entries found
29 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 11 Aug 2015 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.

28 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 11 Aug 2015 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.

28 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 11 Aug 2015 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.

28 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 03 Aug 2015 Save the Children

Invitation for International Consultancy Service

Organizing the Supplementary Reading Materials Review Capacity Building Workshop for MoE, RSEBs/ZEDs

Background

28 Jul 2015 description
job Closing date: 11 Aug 2015 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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25 Feb 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Sep 2015 Training date: 14 Sep 2015 to 16 Sep 2015 University of Manchester, Save the Children

A quest for humanitarian effectiveness? Debating the evolution of humanitarian action: history, practice, politics and performance

This conference, jointly organised by the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute (HCRI) and Save the Children’s Humanitarian Affairs Team (HAT), will reflect on the evolution and consequence of existing approaches to understanding and improving humanitarian effectiveness. But it will also explore effects of humanitarian action (in historical and contemporary context) that tend not to be captured by the conventional discourse on effectiveness.