Tuesday 10 April 2018

Ethiopia Endorses First National Child Policy

Save the Children in Ethiopia actively participated in drafting and finalization of the National Child Policy that has been disseminated and familiarized among wider stakeholders at various levels.  The government has also expressed its commitment to develop the implementation strategy that would guide and take the policy forward. Save the Children has been part of the development of this strategy through providing technical and financial support to the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs to this end.

Tuesday 24 October 2017

Save the Children marks International Day of the Girl in Shashemene

Save the Children, in collaboration with West Arsi Zone Women and Children Affairs Office, organized the event to discuss ways of responding to the challenge of harmful traditional practices in Oromia Regional State.

Monday 22 June 2015

Girl’s dreams, rescued

Save the Children put the spotlight on child marriage at the African Union summit in South Africa to accelerate our collective efforts to end child marriage in Africa. Child marriage is a major cause of newborn and maternal mortality. Read the story of Ayelech who lives in a remote village in the Amhara region and find out more about how we are working with partners to help children fulfill their dream and prevent children from becoming mothers.

Monday 22 June 2015

Save the Children in Ethiopia celebrates Day of the African Child with a focus on child marriages

Ethiopian girls meet the Deputy President of Amhara region. Save the Children organised a meeting of 10 girls with Binalf Andualem, Deputy President of the Amhara Region on June 16, 2015.

Monday 7 April 2014

Save the Children launches newborn report

Save the Children launched its newborn report entitled "Ending Newborn Deaths".