Child Protection

Friday 20 August 2021

LEBANON: FEARS FOR CHILDREN FOLLOWING FUEL TANK EXPLOSION

Save the Children is extremely concerned that children are among the casualties or those who lost a parent in the fuel tank explosion which has killed at least 28 people and injured scores in the northern city of Akkar early Sunday morning.

Thursday 9 April 2020

PRESS RELEASE: Covid-19 will exacerbate child labour in Lebanon and drive more people into poverty, Save the Children warns

PRESS RELEASE: Covid-19 will exacerbate child labour in Lebanon and drive more people into poverty, Save the Children warns

Poor families and vulnerable children face months of struggle without the bare minimum.

Sunday 8 March 2020

Girls can change their societies when they speak up

 

Sometimes, it doesn’t matter who you are. It doesn’t matter what your name is, or where you are in this world. Sometimes, all you want is to be able to tell the world something you always wanted to say.

I write today,* on International Women’s Day, to say something on behalf of my friends, on behalf of girls in my community, on behalf of myself. 

Wednesday 31 October 2018

One in two children in Lebanon have been bullied

 

One in two children in Lebanon have been bullied at some point in their life, a new nationwide study by Save the Children has revealed.

A national survey has highlighted a massive underreported bullying issue in Lebanon, where children develop anxiety and even drop out of school as a result of being subjected to different forms of violence in their learning and community surroundings.

Tuesday 18 September 2018

It’s time to ban child marriage in Lebanon

Photo credit: RDFL

 

By Aliaa Awada, Media Advocacy and Communications Manager, Save the Children Lebanon

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