Pink Shirt Day

February 25th marks Pink Shirt Day – an anti-bullying awareness day inspired by the actions of two Nova Scotia high school students. Their movement is spreading – and its one we can all support. Read More >


  • Child Protection

Helping child soldiers lay down their guns for good

On the International Day Against the Use of Child Soldiers, we're using our voice to protect the children recruited and used by armed groups as conflicts around the world become more brutal, intense and widespread. Read More >


  • Child Protection

A Safer Online World for Children and Youth

It’s common to worry about the safety of children and youth online, especially since it seems like young people are ‘plugged in’ all the time. Today, Safer Internet Day, is a good time to discuss how you can help children and youth minimize online risks. Read More >


  • Advocacy
Geographic Regions: North America
See how Canada is making a difference during International Development Week (IDW

See how Canada is making a difference during International Development Week (IDW2015)

From February 1-7, Canada celebrates International Development Week. Here are five incredible ways that Canada and Canadians are making a difference for children. Read More >


  • Child Survival
Tags: Canada, IDW

Back to school in Central African Republic

School is the only place where children in Central African Republic feel safe. Seven year old Valerie tells me that when she’s outside playing, she remembers the day her father was shot by a stray bullet... Read More >


  • Emergency
Geographic Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa

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