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The following news items highlight the facts, evolving issues and developments that impact the people we help across the globe.

  • CEO Richard Pichler on Nobel Peace Prize announcement

    11.10.2014 - Our heartfelt congratulations go to this year’s winners of the Nobel Peace Prize, Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi. More...
  • SOS Medical Centre Monrovia: A clinic that won’t give up

    06.10.2014 - Ever since the outbreak of the Ebola virus in Liberia, getting admission into any health care facility has become a major challenge. Most health facilities are reluctant to accept patients due to their fear of the deadly Ebola virus. sos-int.more
  • Liberia: SOS Medical Centre loses co-worker to Ebola

    26.09.2014 - Monrovia medical centre closed for one week as precaution; closest co-workers remain under observation. More...
  • Children's equality and Post-2015 development

    25.09.2014 - To build support amongst world leaders to address inequality in the Post-2015 framework, SOS Children’s Villages and other leading child-focused agencies hosted a side event for the 69th UN General Assembly. More...
  • SOS Children’s Villages’ message for 69th UN General Assembly

    19.09.2014 - Will the Post-2015 global development agenda have a place for children without parental care? SOS Children's Villages lays case for sustainable future based on equality for all children. More...
  • Aleppo: Water shortage emergency follows on civil war

    12.09.2014 - Fewer mortar shells and barrel bombs are falling on Aleppo, Syria’s largest city, but the city’s residents now face a different kind of threat: water shortage. Supplies of potable water have been been completely cut off, threatening humanitarian disaster. SOS Children's Villages Syria has revived old wells to bring safe water to residents. More...
  • SOS Children´s Villages steps up response to urgent needs in Eastern Ukraine

    10.09.2014 - SOS Children's Villages Ukraine will move to the northern part of the Lugansk region to help more than 1,000 internally displaced children and their families who escaped from the war zone. More...
  • Ebola SOS mother dies in Liberia

    10.09.2014 - SOS mother from Juah Town contracted virus while visiting a sick relative outside of SOS premises. No SOS children or SOS villages were exposed, but SOS Children's Villages in Liberia remain on high alert and are taking strict precautions. SOS Medical Centre continues to serve Monrovia community non-stop. More...
  • SOS Children’s Villages publish data on orphaned children in Africa

    02.09.2014 - Assessments undertaken by SOS Children’s Villages as part of the Care for ME! campaign lay out in stark facts the deprivations and dangers for many hundreds of thousands of orphaned children in sub-Saharan African countries. More...
  • SOS Children’s Villages International opens Gulf Area Office in Dubai

    02.09.2014 - The federation of SOS Children’s Villages has expanded its operations to the Gulf region, with the aim of raising support within the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Oman for SOS Children’s Villages’ work in the region and worldwide. More...

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