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2005 started with the aftermath of the Asian tsunami disaster, which filled five SOS Children's Villages with orphaned children. In October, a devastating earthquake struck Kashmir. At the centre of both disasters, we were made temporary legal guardian of every lone child in Kashmir.

Kashmir earthquake archive

Nov 22, 2009 08:23 PM

The Kashmir earthquake left hundreds of children orphaned and in need of sponsorship. Our charity reunited many with their families but will care for other children until their independence.

Asian Tsunami archive

Nov 22, 2009 04:40 PM

SOS Children was one of the leading charities in the immediate aftermath of the Asian Tsunami and long after all the other charities and TV cameras have gone is still there provided a family life for the children who were orphaned.

Profile: Dick and Enid Eyeington

Jan 01, 2005 12:00 PM

Dick and Enid Eyeington were a British couple who had given almost 40 years of their lives to the care and education of children in Africa. Tragically, they were shot dead in Somaliland whilst working for SOS Children

Classic Response : by Celtic Tenor James Nelson

Mar 01, 2005 12:00 PM

A report from Celtic Tenor James Nelson, on the Classic Response Concert SOS Children benefited from in 2005.

Classic Response 2005

Mar 01, 2005 12:00 PM

Report on the 2005 Classic Response Concert, in support of SOS Children. The concert aimed to provide funds for emergency relief projects in the Tsunami affected countries.

Sudan Riot

Sudan Riot

Aug 01, 2005 01:00 PM

Information on SOS projects in Sudan, which have been affected by rioting and unrest.

Hurricane Stan

Hurricane Stan

Oct 05, 2005 01:00 PM

A report on Hurricane Stan, that hit Central America on Tuesday 4th October 2005. All children supported by SOS Children in the region are safe

Death penalty for the murder of SOS co-workers

Nov 14, 2005 12:00 PM

The death penalty has been assigned to 8 people found guilty of the murders of Dick and Enid Eyeington, two SOS staff members tragically killed in Somaliland.

2005 Charity Christmas Cards for SOS Children

2005 Charity Christmas Cards for SOS Children

Dec 01, 2005 12:00 PM

Christmas Cards available in the 2005 selection. These are no longer for sale.

Tsunami Orphans: India, Sri Lanka & Indonesia Tsunami Orphans

Dec 26, 2005 12:00 PM

A look at the specific care SOS Children has provided in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia, one year after the Boxing Day Tsunami

Tsunami One Year on

Tsunami One Year on

Dec 26, 2005 12:00 PM

A look at the work SOS Children has carried out in the Tsunami affected regions, a year after the disaster hit on Boxing Day 2004.

Tsunami Trauma: India, Sri Lanka & Indonesia Tsunami Impact

Dec 26, 2005 12:00 PM

An examination of the psychological issues induced in children by a traumatic event, with specific reference to the trauma caused by the Boxing Day Tsunami in 2004.