Save the Children

  • Tropical Cyclone Pam Pummels Pacific Islands

    The Category Five storm is the most destructive to hit the region in years and “could potentially be one of the worst in Pacific history,” said New Zealand UNICEF executive director Vivien Maidaborn.

  • The Glue-Sniffing Street Kids of Somaliland

    No matter how prosperous Somaliland might become, it's doubtful that any of that good fortune will trickle down to Hargeisa's homeless children—young outcasts living on their own who are at best ignored and at worst abused and treated like vermin.

  • Can We Stop Rape from Being Used as a Weapon of War?

    I spoke to a rape survivor working towards that lofty goal at last week's Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict in London.