Press Releases 2017

Southern Vietnam Awaits Strong Winds and Deluge of Rain After Cyclone Tembin Lashes Philippines
December 25, 2017
Rohingya Children Face New Danger as Temperatures Drop with Start of Winter
December 21, 2017
Yemen: 1,000 Days in, Children Bear the Brunt of an Endless War
December 20, 2017
Save the Children Health Teams Respond to Deadly Diphtheria Outbreak in Rohingya Camps
December 14, 2017
More Children's Dreams to Come True Thanks to Successful BVLGARI Social Media Campaign for Save the Children
December 12, 2017
Unimaginable Violence Faced by Rohingya Must Serve as Warning Against Premature Returns
December 5, 2017
Families in Yemen Prevented from Accessing Food, Water and Medicine as Violence Escalates
December 4, 2017
Senate Tax Reform Plan Leaves Kids Behind
December 2, 2017
Yemen: 600 New Cases of Starving Children Every Day
November 24, 2017
BVLGARI Renews its Commitment to Save the Children for Three More Years and Launches Its #SeeMyWish Campaign
November 20, 2017
Women and Children Burned Alive, Widespread Rape and a Dam Full of Bodies: New Report Details the Harrowing Testimonies of Rohingya Children
November 16, 2017
YEMEN: Hunger and Disease Could Kill at Least 50,000 Children This Year, More if Aid Blockade Continues
November 15, 2017
World Leaders Must Use ASEAN Summit to End Horrific Violence Against Rohingya
November 11, 2017
Joint Statement on Closure of Yemen’s Air, Sea and Land Ports
November 8, 2017
More Than 3,000 Syrian Refugee Children in Lebanon Face Eviction from Homes Ahead Of Winter
Nov. 8, 2017
Save the Children Testifies at Texas State Capitol to Assure Children’s Needs are Met in Wake of Hurricane Harvey
Nov. 8, 2017
Daddy Yankee Helps Families in Caguas, Puerto Rico by Distributing Shelter Repair Kits with Habitat for Humanity and Save the Children
November 7, 2017
Habitat for Humanity and Save the Children Begin Distribution of 2,000 Shelter Repair Kits to Puerto Rico Families
November 7, 2017
One in Four Rohingya Children in Bangladesh are Malnourished, Placing Them at Increased Risk of Death, Warns Save the Children
November 3, 2017
Newark Prep Rally Helps Kids Prepare for Disaster, Marks Hurricane Sandy 5-Year Anniversary
October 27, 2017
Rohingya Camps a “Child Protection Disaster Waiting to Happen,” With More Than 450,000 Children Out of School
October 19, 2017
Ryan Tedder, Hamdi Ulukaya and Bulgari North America Honored at the 5th Annual Save the Children Illumination Gala - Presented by Johnson & Johnson; Hosted by Craig Melvin; Leona Lewis Performed
Oct. 19, 2017
Save the Children Statement on Recapture of Raqqa
October 17, 2017
As Wildfires Continue to Ravage California, Save the Children Offers Tips to Parents & Communities to Help Keep Kids Safe
October 16, 2017
Gabriela Hearst Partners with NET-A-PORTER and Bergdorf Goodman to Raise Awareness for the Hunger Crisis and Impending Famine in Kenya; Pledges $600,000 to Save the Children for Famine Relief Efforts
October 13, 2017
U.S. House of Representatives Reintroduces Bill to Save Lives of Mothers and Children Around the World
October 12, 2017
Yemen: Cholera Outbreak Now Largest and Fastest on Record, 600,000 Children Infected by Christmas
Oct. 12, 2017
Biased Views of Girls Begin as Early as Fourth Grade, New Save the Children Survey Reveals
October 10, 2017
More than 20,000 Girls Married Illegally Every Day
October 10, 2017
Essential Supplies and Emotional Support for the Children of Puerto Rico
October 6, 2017
Syria Fighting Forces Hundreds of Schools to Close
October 6, 2017
Almost 150,000 Rohingya Children in Urgent Need of Supplementary Food to Stave off or Treat Malnutrition
October 5, 2017
Legendary Musician Carlos Santana to Help Children in Mexico Affected by Earthquakes
October 5, 2017
Save the Children Statement on UN Secretary-General's Children and Armed Conflict Report
October 4, 2017
Enrique Iglesias Partners with Save The Children and Omaze to Support Hurricane-Affected Families
October 4, 2017
Save the Children Calls on the Trump Administration to Take Immediate Additional Steps to Help Puerto Rican Children and Families Struggling in the Aftermath of Hurricane Maria
October 2, 2017
Save the Children’s Prep Step Wins a 2017 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Award
September 29, 2017
Demi Lovato, Global Citizen Join Forces with Save the Children to Bring HEART Program to Iraq
September 26, 2017
Gabriela Hearst Partners with NET-A-PORTER and Bergdorf Goodman to Raise Awareness for the Hunger Crisis and Impending Famine in Kenya; Pledges $600,000 to Save the Children for Famine Relief Efforts
September 25, 2017
Puerto Rico’s Lack of Power and Clean Water Puts Hundreds of Thousands of Children at Risk
September 25, 2017
Thousands of Children in Puerto Rico at Risk Following Hurricane Maria
September 22, 2017
Save the Children Calls on World Leaders to Help End the Violence in Rakhine State as Situation for Rohingya Children Grows Increasingly Desperate
September 21, 2017
Concerns Grow for Children Buried Beneath Collapsed School Buildings in Wake of Deadly Mexico Earthquake
September 20, 2017
Save the Children Preparing to Respond to Hurricane Maria to Help Affected Children and Families
September 19, 2017
Children of Mexico Present Enrique Iglesias With a 'Heart'-Felt Message of Gratitude on Mexican Independence Weekend
September 19, 2017
Alarming Spike in Number of Syrian Refugee Children out of School, Exposing Thousands to Child Marriage and Exploitation
September 18, 2017
More than 600,000 Rohingya Children Could be in Bangladesh by the End of the Year as Demand for Humanitarian Assistance Outstrips Supply
September 18, 2017
Ryan Tedder, Hamdi Ulukaya and Bulgari North America to be Honored at the 5th Annual Save the Children Illumination Gala - Presented by Johnson & Johnson; Hosted by Craig Melvin; Leona Lewis to Perform
September 13, 2017
Save the Children Response Efforts Begin in Florida, Helping Children and Families Most Affected by Hurricane Irma
September 13, 2017
Save the Children Celebrates Passage of the Reinforcing Education Accountability in Development Act
September 12, 2017
Rohingya Crisis Response Needs to be Scaled up Urgently as Desperation Grows in Bangladesh
September 11, 2017
Save the Children Warns More Than 4 Million Children at Risk in Hurricane Irma's Path throughout Florida Alone
September 9, 2017
Save the Children Prioritizes Recovery of Child Care Centers, Schools in Texas in Wake of Hurricane Harvey
September 8, 2017
Hurricane Irma: Millions of Children at Risk as Atlantic’s ‘Most Powerful’ Storm in a Decade Hits Dominican Republic and Haiti
September 7, 2017
Save the Children Preparing to Help Families Impacted by Hurricane Irma in the U.S. and Caribbean
September 7, 2017
Refugee Children’s Report Card: U.S. Doing Well at Helping Child Refugees but Needs Improvement
September 6, 2017
South Asia Floods: At Least 5.9 Million Acres of Cropland Destroyed as Floodwaters Begin to Recede
September 6, 2017
Tips for Parents: Helping Kids Prepare for Hurricane Irma
September 6, 2017
48 CEO's Sign Letter Urging Secretary of State Tillerson to Swiftly Appoint Key Leadership Positions that Focus on Empowering Women and Girls
September 5, 2017
Save the Children Expands Hurricane Harvey Response into Louisiana
September 3, 2017
Mega-Shelters Pose Risks; Children's Unique Needs Must Be Prioritized in Houston
August 31, 2017
Children’s Needs Grow in Houston, Dallas and Austin as Catastrophic Flooding from Hurricane Harvey Continues
August 30, 2017
Save the Children Responds Urgently to Affected Children of Hurricane Harvey with Child-Friendly Spaces in Shelters, Essential Items
August 28, 2017
Save the Children a Principal Partner to Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs on $300 Million Global Social and Behavior Change Award from USAID
August 28, 2017
San Antonio Praised for Welcoming Hurricane Harvey Evacuees, But Save the Children Finds Shelters Initially Fall Short in Meeting Children’s Needs
August 27, 2017
Save the Children Delivering Emergency Supplies to Hurricane Survivors, Families and Children Forced to Evacuate, Including Hygiene Kits, Blankets, Portable Cribs and Strollers.
August 26, 2017
Save the Children Stands Ready to Help Texas Kids and Families Forced to Evacuate as Hurricane Harvey Heads towards Texas Coastline
August 25, 2017
Tips for Parents: Helping Kids Cope with Hurricane Harvey
August 25, 2017
Central Bangladesh Awaits "Torrent of Water" as Death Toll from South Asia Floods Nears 700
August 21, 2017
Severe Malnutrition Rates Shoot up Across Kenya, Leaving More Than 70,000 Children at Risk of Death
August 21, 2017
Almost 20 Million People Affected by Deadly Flooding in India, Bangladesh and Nepal
August 19, 2017
Child Health Crisis Looms in Sierra Leone as Death Toll Continues to Rise
August 18, 2017
Violence in 'Four Famine' Countries Leaving People at Increased Risk of Starvation, Save the Children Warns on World Humanitarian Day
August 18, 2017
Deadly Flood Waters Keep Rising in Bangladesh and India, As Nepal Begins to Assess Damage
Save the Children as Part of "Big Ideas for Women and Girls Coalition" Applauds Appointment of First USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator for Women’s Empowerment
August 14, 2017
Sierra Leone Mudslides: Save the Children Statement
August 14, 2017
Powerful Earthquake Strikes China’s Sichuan Province
August 8, 2017
Senate Confirms Ambassador Mark Green as USAID Administrator
August 3, 2017
U.S. Senate Reintroduces Bill to Save Lives of Mothers and Children Around the World
August 3, 2017
One Million Malnourished Children in Yemen Caught in Cholera 'Hot Zones'
August 1, 2017
Five Years of Za’atari – Last Hope of Schooling for Syrian Teens
July 28, 2017
Save the Children’s SummerBoost Camp Named Winner of 2017 Excellence in Summer Learning Award
July 20, 2017
Hunger Pushes Over 20 Million People to the Brink of Starvation: U.S. Charities Urgently Ask America to Take Action
July 17, 2017
Full-Day Kindergarten Bill Signed, Will Expand State Funding
July 12, 2017
Mosul: Save the Children Warns A Generation of Children Are at Risk of Being Lost to Severe Psychological Damage
July 9, 2017
At Least 20,000 Children at Risk of Dying in Drought-Stricken Somalia
June 29, 2017
Baby Girl Born on Ship After Save the Children Rescues More Than 1,000 People in One Day
June 29, 2017
New Save the Children Poll: Majority of Americans Agree that All Refugee Children Deserve an Education and Want to Help Refugees Worldwide
June 20, 2017
On World Refugee Day, Save the Children Launches "It’s Not the Same This Year" Facebook Ad Campaign for Syrian Children
June 20, 2017
Administration's Budget Devastating for the World's Most Vulnerable
June 16, 2017
Yemen Cholera Epidemic Infecting One Child Every Minute
June 14, 2017
Enrique Iglesias Gives a Healing Hand to Kids in Mexico
June 5, 2017
One Baby Loses Her Mother as Four People Die in Tragic Mediterranean Rescue Marred by Chemical Spill
June 5, 2017
Middle East Broadcasting Center (MBC) Group Invites Global Audience to Support Save the Children During Ramadan
June 2, 2017
Millions Face Food Shortfalls as Rains in Southern Ethiopia Perform Extremely Poorly
June 2, 2017
Kids Get the Surprise of Their Lives Unboxing Toys
May 31, 2017
One in Every Four Children Robbed of Their Childhoods, New Save the Children Report Reveals
May 31, 2017
Bangladesh Braces for Dangerous Flooding and Storm Surge as Cyclone Mora Approaches
May 30, 2017
Following Spring ‘Bunny Experience,’ Noerr Reaches Nearly $1.5 Million in Donations for Save the Children’s U.S. Programs
May 30, 2017
Sri Lanka's Deadly Floods Could Exacerbate Dengue Crisis, Warns Save the Children as More Rainfall Is on the Way
May 27, 2017
President’s Proposed Budget Cuts Would be Harmful to Kids in the U.S.
May 24, 2017
President’s Proposed Budget Cuts Will be Catastrophic for Mothers and Children Around the World
May 23, 2017
Leading Humanitarian, Development, and Global Health Organizations Join Forces Against Cuts to Foreign Assistance
May 22, 2017
More Than 600 Children a Day Diagnosed With Suspected Cholera in Yemen
May 21, 2017
Linkin Park in Peru: Band Will Donate to Save the Children Emergency Response
May 11, 2017
One-Week Old Baby Saved in Massive Mediterranean Rescue Operation
May 9, 2017
Cyclone Donna Threatens Homes, Crops in Vanuatu
May 5, 2017
Save the Children Supporting Children and Families Impacted by Historic Flooding in Arkansas, Missouri
May 5, 2017
FY 2017 Appropriations Bill Invests In Kids in the U.S., Around the World
May 1, 2017
Save the Children Says "Give Us Your Lunch Money!"
May 1, 2017
Large Earthquake Strikes Philippines, Save the Children Ready to Respond if Needed
April 28, 2017
Children Face Increased Violence and Exploitation as Famine Looms in Drought-Stricken Somalia
April 27, 2017
Save the Children Applauds U.S. House of Representatives for Passing Homeland Security Children Act
April 27, 2017
Drought-hit Somalia One Step Closer to Famine
April 20, 2017
Conditions in South Sudan’s Unity State Expected to Deteriorate with Coming Rainy Season
April 19, 2017
Save the Children Brings 300 Refugees and Migrants to Safety as Search and Rescue Capacity in the Mediterranean Pushed to Breaking Point
April 19, 2017
Born on the Run: Young Iraqi Mothers Fleeing ISIS Give Birth Anywhere They Can
April 13, 2017
Save the Children Offers Ways Parents Can Help Children Cope With News of School Violence
April 10, 2017
Children Breathless and Barely Conscious Following Alleged Chemical Attack in Idlib
April 4, 2017
'Graveyard' for Syrian Children Unveiled in the Heart of Europe
April 3, 2017
Save the Children Partners with Life Time Tri to Raise Funds for Children in Need, Grow Sport of Triathlon
April 3, 2017
Save the Children Responds to Deadly Mudslides in Colombia
April 3, 2017
Members of Congress Receive Champions for Children Award
March 30, 2017
More Than 1,100 Afghan Children a Day Expected to Drop Out of School in 2017, Putting Them at Risk of Exploitation, Save the Children Warns
March 23, 2017
Three Months of Severe Flooding in Peru Impacts More than 600,000 People
March 23, 2017
At Least 10,000 People Displaced in Last 24 Hours Due to Significant Escalation in Syria Fighting
March 22, 2017
President’s Proposed Budget Cuts Will be Catastrophic to Future of Mothers and Children in the U.S., Abroad
March 16, 2017
Save the Children Trustee Jennifer Garner Testifies in Support of Early Childhood Education
March 16, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo Posts Drawing by Syrian Refugee Teen and Barber-In-Training, Gets Haircut Advice
March 15, 2017
Self-Harm and Depression Rise Among Child Refugees One Year Into the EU-Turkey Deal
March 15, 2017
Women and Children Flee Famine and War in South Sudan
March 14, 2017
Naomi Campbell Has "Humbling" Experience Visiting Za'Atari Refugee Camp Ahead of Six-Year Mark of Syrian War as Part of Partnership Between Fashion for Relief and Save the Children
March 13, 2017
Six Stories for Six Years of Conflict: Stunning Photo Series by Nick Ballon & Alma Haser Visualizes Toxic Psychological Impact of the War on Syria's Children
March 12, 2017
1.2 Million People Affected by Drought in Sri Lanka as Farmers are Confronted with Worst Harvest in 40 Years
March 9, 2017
Cholera Cases Soar as Somalia Spirals Towards Famine
March 9, 2017
New Study Documents Psychological Horrors of Six-Year War on Syrian Children
March 6, 2017
Save the Children Statement on New Executive Order Impacting Refugees
March 6, 2017
President’s Proposed Budget Cuts Raise Alarm on Future of Mothers and Children in the U.S., Abroad
February 28, 2017
Dr. Jill Biden Joins Save the Children as Board Chair
February 21, 2017
More than 1 Million Children in South Sudan Risk Starvation as the Country Faces its Worst Harvest Season on Record
February 21, 2017
Somalia Reaching a 'Tipping Point' as Signs of Malnutrition Among Children Worsen
February 21, 2017
Save the Children Responding to Large-Scale Evacuations in California, as Floodwaters Threaten Oroville Dam
February 14, 2017
Tens of Thousands of Drought-Stricken Families in Somalia Forced to Flee Their Homes in Search of Food and Water
February 10, 2017
Call for Children to Be "Off Limits" As New Figures Reveal Almost Three Children per Day Were Killed by Conflict in Afghanistan in 2016
February 6, 2017
350,000 Children Trapped in Western Mosul as Offensive Enters More Dangerous Phase
January 30, 2017
Save the Children Statement on U.S. Executive Order on Suspension of Refugee Resettlement
January 28, 2017
Drought Leaves an Estimated 6.5 Million Children at Risk of Hunger in Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya
January 27, 2017
Refugee and Migrant Children Injured in Illegal Border Push-Backs Across Balkans
January 24, 2017
New Deluge of Rain with Potential Landslides and Flash Flooding Threaten Families in Southern Thailand
January 23, 2017
P&G and Its Always Brand Announce Commitment to Changing the World of Refugee Girls
January 17, 2017
World Is More Than 450 Years off Target From Meeting Child Poverty Promise
January 15, 2017
Almost No Aid Has Reached Syria's Besieged Areas Despite 'Truce'
January 13, 2017
Families Stranded in Freezing Temperatures in Greece and the Balkans
January 10, 2017
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