Monday 8 May 2017

7 children a day die on Thailand's roads, warns Save the Children ahead of Global Road Safety Week

Monday 8th May, Bangkok – Save the Children is calling for new school regulations making motorbike helmets mandatory when traveling to and from school across the country as Global Road Safety Week begins, and following another deadly Songkran period on Thailand’s roads.

Road accidents remain the second leading cause of death for children in Thailand, especially motorcycle accidents, which account for more than 70 percent of all road deaths.

Monday 6 February 2017

The Power of Empowering Children

Ba-ngo Patae, a small village lays deep in the heart of Ruso district Narathiwat province. The village is 70 kilometres from Narathiwat city, surrounded by green leafy rubber farm where majority of population are rubber tappers. The distance does not make the village disconnected to the modernisation, back before 2013 children and youth in the village spent their leisure time at a local arcade. In local context, the arcade does not serve as it should be, it is where drug dealers meet their customers which mostly are youth. This issue had been one of the most serious issues among children and youth in Ba-ngo Patae village.

Tuesday 27 December 2016

Children Art Competition Announcement

 Children Art Competition Announcement

Photography, Drawing, Paintings and all other forms of art

Under the theme of “My Friends, Migrant Children”

to celebrate International Migration Day and Thailand Children’s Day

23 December 2016 – 24 March 2017



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.