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.
Wed / March 17 / 2021
Mon / March 15 / 2021
"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."
Thu / March 11 / 2021
A series of explosions on Sunday, March 7, in Equatorial Guinea have killed 98 people and injured more than 620, according to official sources.
Mon / March 08 / 2021
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.
Tue / March 02 / 2021
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.
Fri / February 19 / 2021
Aaden*, 23, of Somaliland stands out as a shining example of how a new skill can be the difference between poverty and prosperity.
Tue / February 09 / 2021
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.
Fri / February 05 / 2021
The rights of children to education and a healthy meal are under threat in the remote village of Nueva Ciudad Inca in Peru.
Tue / February 02 / 2021
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.
Fri / January 22 / 2021
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.