Save the Children Federation

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organization for children. Our vision is a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

Napeyok Esirete with his mother in Kerio, Turkana.

Napeyok Esirete with his mother in Kerio, Turkana.
Photo from Progress Report 'Merlin's Work in Turkana' (view small | med | large | orig)

Joj Santay steers his Donkey

Joj Santay steers his Donkey
Donkeys provide families with continuous labor pulling carts, hauling water and plowing fields. With a donkey, families have a greater chance of a successful harvest. (view small | med | large | orig)

Sisters and their Sheep

Sisters and their Sheep
Sisters Loko Doyo and Darmi Nura (6 and 7 years old, respectively) hold a goat and a sheep. Sheep supply warm wool, milk and fertilizer to improve daily life for impoverished families. (view small | med | large | orig)

Maryan's Milk Mustache

Maryan's Milk Mustache
Camels are exceptional workers and produce essential milk for needy children, even in the harshest environments. Struggling families will be filled with hope and gratitude as they are given the opportunity to change their future. (view small | med | large | orig)

Habiba Milks a Goat

Habiba Milks a Goat
Goats provide the two-fold benefit of generating income and supplying protein-rich food and dairy. The combination of two goats can quickly produce a small herd. (view small | med | large | orig)

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