SC constructed a library in Mahama Refugee Camp to help over 38,000 school aged children and youth refugee like Jack access different books and embrace a culture of reading.
Since July 2016, Save the Children embarked on Livelihoods and youth empowerment project in Mahama Refugee Camp, to equip refugees with necessary livelihoods skills.
"Why children on street not given opportunities like us to express views on their needs; also be placed in loving families for support?" questioned Clementine,13 during the launch of UN General Comment on public budgeting
“Children grassroots groups are our space to speak about issues concerning children welfare. And our role in finding solutions to problems children face”. Patient
“I am always happy to bring my child to a school with well-trained teacher, a school that also engages children in fun learning activities”, said Jeannette, a mother of Teresa, 7-year-old.
100 years ago, Save the Children's founder, Eglantyne Jebb challenged the world to stop "wars on children." However, today we see growing numbers of children living in conflict – with 1 in 5 children living in areas affected by conflict. Their basic rights are under threat. Save the Children published the report – Stop the War on Children- which is both a call to action and a guide to how world leaders and governments can protect children in Conflict.