• Press Release: Fire Displaces Thousands in Sierra Leonne

    A fire has ravaged a slum community in Sierra Leone's capital Freetown late Wednesday, displacing upwards of 5,000 residents.

  • Press Release: Rohinya Camp Fire

    March 25, 2021 – A deadly fire swept through a crowded Rohingya refugee camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, this week.

  • Covid's Lost Generation

    For young people stepping out into the world, this year has been undeniably difficult.

  • Press Release: Child Soldiers in Colombia

    Ottawa, Canada, March 16, 2020 – As many as 12 child soldiers have reportedly been killed in an attack by the Colombian military on a rebel camp earlier this month.

  • COVID-19: Interview with an SOS Mother

    "All of us SOS mothers have the same goal, we are going in the same direction, which is to help these children, adolescents and young people to succeed in life, to be good people and to continue studying."

  • Explosion in Equatorial Guinea

    A series of explosions on Sunday, March 7, in Equatorial Guinea have killed 98 people and injured more than 620, according to official sources.

  • Freedom to Focus on the Future

    Without the worry of her family’s well-being on her mind, Abena, 17, can now concentrate on her studies to fulfil her dream to be a nurse.

  • Doctor in high-danger ebola treatment centre

    Guinea Declares Ebola Outbreak

    Guinea officially declared that it is dealing with an Ebola outbreak. This new outbreak is in roughly the same area where a similar epidemic began in December 2013.

  • 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.


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