News

Wednesday 28 September 2016

Save the Children makes significant inroads towards promoting road safety for children through our 7% Project

Bangkok, 14 July 2016 – Save the Children Thailand and 11 organisations from public, private and civil sectors signed a road safety Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to formalise cooperation in working towards safer roads for children.

Monday 19 September 2016

What is it like to be a refugee for over 30 years?

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.

Thursday 8 September 2016

Thailand Faces a Reading Crisis

As the world marks International Literacy Day, Thailand faces a reading crisis with nearly a third of 15-year-olds are “functionally illiterate”.

Tuesday 6 September 2016

Save the Children condemns attack outside a school in Thailand’s south, says children and schools must be “off limits” to armed groups

Tuesday 6th September 2016 – Save the Children is urging greater protection of children and education institutions following a deadly attack outside a school in Tak Bai District in Thailand’s south this morning. Thai media reported that a father and his four-year-old daughter were killed in front of their school, while at least eight people were injured.

“It is of the utmost importance that children do not become victims of violent acts carried out by armed groups,” Save the Children Country Director in Thailand, Allison Zelkowitz said.

Tuesday 5 July 2016

Providing Aid for 4-Year-Old Meah

It was extremely difficult for Meah to see her mother and little baby sister walk away. Read more about our response for child refugees.

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