Wednesday 3 June 2020

Learning from home is not the same as going to school: Saeda’s story


Saeda is a 14-year-old girl who lives with her parents and her brother in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia. Saeda is an 8th grader and a member of the children’s parliament in Addis Abeba that Save the Children supports through different local partners and school clubs. The support ensures that children and particularly adolescent girls like Saeda are meaningfully engaged in matters affecting their rights and advocate for other children’s rights themselves.

Tuesday 28 April 2020

How we continue to serve communities in the time of COVID 19

Monday 27 April 2020

“Our resources are frighteningly limited”: Ekram’s Story

Ekram Mayiden, 25, is Immunization Health Worker at Idora primary health care centre, Somali Region, Ethiopia.

Save the Children, under its Emergency Health and Nutrition Program, supports the Expanded Program of Immunization project at the health centre where Ekram works. Ethiopian Humanitarian Fund (EHF) financially supports it. 

Monday 27 April 2020

“I am scared of the Angry Influenza”: Nassir’s Story

Nassir Hassan, 12, is a Fourth grade student at Idora Full Cycle Primary School in Idora Village, Erer District of Somali region, Ethiopia. 

Nassir told how he feels about the Coronavirus pandemic and its impact on his life. 

Monday 27 April 2020

Working in partnership with religious leaders to fight COVID 19

Working in partnership with religious leaders to fight COVID 19