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Thursday 26 March 2020

Coronavirus (Covid-19) is a devastating blow to children in poverty

Thursday 26 March 2020

PRESS RELEASE

Urgent support needed as Covid-19 cases in Africa increase by more than 500 percent in one week, warns Save the Children

As the number of Covid-19 cases across the African continent rose dramatically this week, health systems that serve some of the most vulnerable and marginalised children and families in the world will come under ever-increasing strain, warns Save the Children.

 

Tuesday 24 March 2020

COVID-19: Most marginalised children will bear the brunt of unprecedented school closures around the world

 

March 23 – Governments and communities must act now to ensure that millions of vulnerable children do not lose out on their education as schools close their gates to try and contain the Coronavirus outbreak, warns Save the Children.  

Thursday 20 February 2020

Life after pregnancy at 15

 

In Malawi, 29% of adolescents and youth aged 15-19 begin childbearing (Malawi Demographic and Health Survey 2015-2016).

Susan (Not real name), a 19-year-old secondary school student living in Traditional Authority Dambe in Neno is mother to 4-year-old daughter Watipatsa (not real name).

 Susan is not just an ordinary teen mother. Her determination allowed her to rise above her circumstances and forge ahead with her ambitions.  

Thursday 20 February 2020

Bringing the stories of Malawi's girls to the US-A blog by Girl Champion, Cecelia

 

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