Tag: Save the Children

New grant to Save the Children will help children recover from violence in southern Philippines

June 7, 2017

In late May, fighting broke out in the southern Philippines between government forces and a local armed group. Thousands of civilians fled for their lives, and more than 50% of the population in Marawi has been evacuated from the city. The ongoing conflict in Marawi City has left children displaced, homeless and very vulnerable. Read more

Yemen MSF IKEA Foundation

The IKEA Foundation calls on funders to step up and save lives in Yemen

February 23, 2017

To enable Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and Save the Children to continue to save lives and protect children and families... Read more

New grants will help MSF and Save the Children save lives in Yemen

February 23, 2017

A merciless war is raging in Yemen, where families were already struggling to survive after years of poverty and instability.... Read more

How to Save Thousands of Children’s Lives (Inter Press Service, October 2016)

January 31, 2017

When disasters strike, children are among the most vulnerable, and humanitarian aid agencies need to be able to respond immediately... Read more

Let's Play IKEA Foundation

Thank you for making the first Let’s Play for Change campaign a success!

January 9, 2017

Around Asia and Africa, thousands of children are playing their way to a better life, so we wanted to say... Read more

Urgent support for South Sudanese refugee children in Uganda

December 21, 2016

Safety, food, healthcare and education – refugee children who have fled turmoil in South Sudan urgently need all of these... Read more

Help for Indonesia’s earthquake survivors

December 16, 2016

Children have lost their homes, loved ones and sense of security after a series of deadly earthquakes and aftershocks have... Read more

Say yes to play with our new Good Cause campaign!

November 20, 2016

Today—20 November—is Children’s Rights Day, and the IKEA Foundation is celebrating by launching a new campaign in IKEA stores to... Read more

Emergency grants to protect vulnerable children in Iraq and the Philippines

October 25, 2016

The IKEA Foundation has given Save the Children two emergency grants to protect children fleeing fighting in Iraq and severe... Read more

Disasters MSF IKEA Foundation

Helping Save the Children and MSF save thousands of children’s lives during catastrophic disasters

October 17, 2016

When disasters strike, children are among the most vulnerable, and humanitarian aid agencies need to be able to respond immediately to save their lives. Today we have signed agreements with two of the world’s foremost humanitarian aid organisations, Save the Children and Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), to potentially save the lives of thousands of children during catastrophic disasters. Read more