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  • Covid-19: the great un-equalizer

    Far from being the great leveler, Covid-19 is in fact the great un-equalizer, as the largest survey of children and their families since the pandemic began shows. Six months after the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic, Save the Children collected information from more…
  • Your Tote Bag Can Make a Difference

    My newly adopted home state is on fire again: Scorching heat and lightning strikes have sparked dozens of fires across California, burning an area the size of Rhode Island. Iowa is reeling from a deadly derecho. The mountain west is suffering through a severe drought.…
  • Rohingya crisis 3 years on: no progress, no peace

    Three years ago, more than 700,000 Rohingya, including almost half a million children, fled their homes in Myanmar to Bangladesh, leaving everything behind, in a bid to escape horrific violence and human-rights abuses in Rakhine state. August 25 will mark their third year of forced…