Central African Republic: Central African Republic - "Thank You for Saving Her Life!"
"It will only take 10 minutes - but it can be the difference between life and death." Read more »
Rwanda: Rwanda - Remembering the Past While Looking to the Future [opinion]
Yesterday in Kigali thousands of Rwandan youth came together to march from the Parliament building to the national stadium in remembrance of the victims of the 1994 genocide. I was... Read more »
Central African Republic: Central African Republic - a Year On and No End in Sight
It is a year ago today that rebels ousted the President of the Central African Republic and set the nation on a path that has seen it descend into chaos. Since that day, we've seen... Read more »
Our Supporter of the Month for March is Ami-Mattu Amara. Her baby (Joshua) was born 10 weeks prematurely and needed specialist care. Although Ami-Mattu now lives in the UK, she was... Read more »
Central African Republic: Central African Republic - After the Horror, Keeping Children Safe
By Lizzie Moncada, Senior Programmes Officer, Save the Children Children at a Save the Children Child Friendly Space in an IDP camp in Bangui Read more »
Street Child World Cup has today announced that it has partnered with Save the Children, one of the biggest global charities, to create a powerful long-term partnership to... Read more »
Central African Republic: Central African Republic - "My Husband Has No Money So I Can't Give Birth At a Hospital."
A few of my friends who have had babies in the UK recently have told me stories about having to wait until the last possible minute before asking for an epidural injection, or how... Read more »
My alarm goes off at 5:45 am, and by 7am I'm with my distribution team, who are decked out in their bright-red Save the Children vests and are buzzing despite the early start. Read more »
The new report - Ending Newborn Deaths - shows one half of first day deaths around the world could be prevented if the mother and baby had access to free health care and a skilled... Read more »
May 28, 2013
Africa: Chronically Malnourished Children Are 20 Percent Less Literate - Report [press release]
Chronically malnourished children are on average nearly 20 percent less literate than those who have a nutritious diet, according to ground-breaking new research released today by... Read more »
May 27, 2013
Africa: Africa at 50 - A time to celebrate progress but leaders must reaffirm action for children [press release]
African leaders meeting in Addis Ababa to mark the 50th anniversary of the Organisation of African Unity/African Union should reaffirm their commitment to reduce child mortality... Read more »
May 07, 2013
AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.