Child Protection

Monday 14 August 2017

Reclaiming hope snatched by the streets – Dese’s story

Dese, 13 years old

Like many other children who leave their rural villages for Addis Ababa, Dese, 13, was positive that the big city would present opportunities for better life. To his dismay, the city snatched all his hopes, but a centre for street children in Addis Ababa has helped him to regain them.

Thursday 4 August 2016

The Hamer community says "We no longer tolerate violence against children"

Members of the Hamer community were gathered, along with three of their clan leaders, to declare their commitment to abandon the harmful traditional practices.

Friday 5 June 2015

Africa Region Child Protection event held in Addis

Save the Children in Ethiopia has organized an Africa-wide program learning event on Children Without Appropriate Care (CWAC) in Addis Ababa from April 20 – 23, 2015.