• Designing a New Life

    Aaden*, 23, of Somaliland stands out as a shining example of how a new skill can be the difference between poverty and prosperity.

  • Q&A with SOS Brazil

    Hospitals in the Brazilian state of Amazonas are overwhelmed. Michele Mansor, program director at SOS Children’s Villages Brazil, says the situation in the region is critical for the most vulnerable.

  • Resilience Against Crisis in Peru

    The rights of children to education and a healthy meal are under threat in the remote village of Nueva Ciudad Inca in Peru.

  • Joining Forces: Children's Right to be Heard

    Children have the right to participate in decisions affecting their lives but often face obstacles in having their voices heard and getting involved in meaningful ways. The Joining Forces initiative aims to change that.

  • SOS Success Story: Benjamin

    Benjamin was seven years old when his mother fell seriously ill. For many children like Benjamin, this can lead to a life on the streets. SOS was there to step in.

  • Securing the Right to Education

    Sanyu* is clever and ambitious. Despite a two-year absence from school due to a lack of money, she is now among the five best performing pupils in her grade four class.

  • Conflicts Erupt in Central African Republic

    On January 7, 2021, several armed groups clashed in central Bouar in the Central African Republic. *Updated Jan 14th & 27th, Feb 11th, 2021.

  • Violence in Niger

    On January 2, armed groups shot men and boys in what was said to be a revenge attack near the borders of Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso.

  • The Toll of Conflict: Nagorno-Karabakh

    Eduard* is scared and sad. At the end of September, this eight-year-old boy and his family had to flee their home in Nagorno-Karabakh, and can never go back.

  • New Reality Brings New Skills in India

    In a typical year, 17-year-old Manimeghlai would be training for the cycling competition in an upcoming Special Olympics event. But, with the coronavirus, it has been a year of mostly staying inside.


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