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Friday 2 September 2016

Khaled: Brought in back from the heat

Fouad and his family's struggle with heat comes to and end

It is summer, a time usually associated with vacations, camps and long stays in tents outdoor- in the lap of Mother Nature. It is a time when people look to enjoy a well-earned holiday after a long season.

Wednesday 20 July 2016

Tarek's heavy bag

His black duffle bag is full to the brim. He drags it along the floor and straps the drawstring on his shoulder with two consecutive moves. Today’s journey has begun.

Tarek, 12, is leaving his house to embark on a tour around one of the villages in Mount Lebanon. Inside his bag, there are clothes, linen and socks. For the next five hours, he will try to market as much as he can. He is a child on a mission.

Monday 11 July 2016

Children speak, the world listens

They have voices, but are they being heard?

This is the question that represents the essence of Save the Children’s Child Rights Governance programme, to translate children’s words into demands, their rights into duties and whims into realities.

Tuesday 14 June 2016

A classroom they call home

Save the Children's ECCD tent in Bekaa

Walking into this tent in the Bekaa informal settlement, there are many things that one will instantly notice.

Thursday 9 June 2016

A daily trip to safety

Samer enjoys being at Save the Children's child-friendly space

There is something missing in the few yards Samer* will travel to join his friends in the nearby tent today. The encouraging voice of his brother will no more be there to cheer him up. Bilal died in a car crash last night.

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