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There are at least 240 million children living in countries affected by conflict and fragility, and they are often denied their rights to health, education, protection and freedom from fear. #EndofChildhood ...more
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For children living in conflict, the loss of basic necessities required for a fulfilled childhood threatens both their immediate survival and long-term futures. Learn more: #EndofChildhood ...more
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Mamadou*, 11, poses for a picture outside his home in a refugee settlement in Uganda. “I remember back in Congo, people would come, soldiers, they would move and kill people. They would ask for money. If you had money they’d take it. Then they’d leave you dead. Everything you have is carried away.” We can improve outcomes for refugee children like Mamadou by understanding the risks they face in countries around the world. Learn more at the link in bio. #EndofChildhood #WorldRefugeeDay *Name changed for protection ...more
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The world is now witnessing the highest levels of displacement on record, resulting in an #EndofChildhood for millions of children. Read more: #FamiliesBelongTogether #KeepFamiliesTogether ...more
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Rania* is 10, is a refugee living in Bangladesh. Her father was killed when they fled their home and she was shot in the leg. She is now orphaned and lives with her aunt. More than half of all refugees are children, resulting in an #EndofChildhood for millions around the world. Learn about our work for children like Rania and how you can help at (link in bio.) *Name changed for protection ...more
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To escape violence, hunger and harm, refugee children leave everything behind. Too often, that means they lose their education as well. This #WorldRefugeeDay, please click the link in bio to help us give #refugee children the future that every last child deserves. ...more
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Separating a child from his or her family unnecessarily is inhumane, traumatic and simply put, unacceptable. If you believe that #FamiliesBelongTogether, take action at #KeepFamiliesTogether ...more
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In response to continued reports of children being separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border, our President and CEO, Carolyn Miles, issued a statement today-click the link in bio to read more. #FamiliesBelongTogether #KeepFamiliesTogether ...more
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The world is now witnessing the highest levels of displacement on record, resulting in an #EndofChildhood for millions of children. Read more: #FamiliesBelongTogether ...more
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“The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature.” - Antoine-François Prévost Double tap and tag a father, or father figure, in your life to share this message with. ...more
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Give a father a chance to love, to learn, to grow. When you give a gift from our gift catalog, you’re supporting programs that foster positive parenting. Link in the bio. ...more
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Today we celebrate Day of the African Child! Through our health and nutrition programs, education and emergency relief, we’re transforming the lives of Africa's children. #DAC2018 ...more
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