The average length of time as a refugee is now 17 years and the refugee camps along the Thai-Burma border are an example of protracted refugee crisis and the challenges refugees face.
As the world marks International Literacy Day, Thailand faces a reading crisis with nearly a third of 15-year-olds are “functionally illiterate”.
It was extremely difficult for Meah to see her mother and little baby sister walk away. Read more about our response for child refugees.
The 7% Project presents the "Bowtie Shorts Helmet", Kosong Kasan Gannok at Children's Discovery Museum in Chatuchak, Bangkok.
“My life is like the moon’s phases, as there are good days and bad days”
Save the Children launched the “7% Project” project in Thailand to decrease motorcycle deaths and injuries among Thai children by increasing helmet use. The 7% Project design employed an integrated approach that includes partnerships with media, social enterprise, government, corporate partners, schools and communities. This e-book is designed to assist programmes to fulfil their road safety objectives with children at the centre of the approach, providing guidance and innovative ideas on implementing specific interventions. For more information, see: https://bit.ly/391qPw8