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In 2008, we were honoured to receive the support of the Nepalese president, who visited our flood relief work in the country's east, as well as BBC presenter Simon Reeve, presenter of Equator. Find out what else happened in 2008 by clicking on a month.

January 2008

Interview with Village Director from SOS Children's Village Eldoret, How you can give a gift to support orphans, Search the web and raise funds for orphans, Eye witness account of crisis deepening

February 2008

Protests in Cameroon - Update from SOS Children National Director, Conquering Conflict through Creation: The Power of a Child's Canvas, Children have the most to lose

March 2008

BBC Presenter Simon Reeve supports SOS Children, a selection of child sponsorship updates from March 2008

April 2008

SOS staff were injured in last weekend's clashes in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, Protests in Port of Prince demanding food price cuts, Take the pain out of practising factors, Alexander McCall Smith returns to his roots

May 2008

Over 5,000km on a tandem, Fake job offers still try to defraud the unwary, Soaring prices of food affecting orphaned children, SOS Children's Villages in China is preparing emergency relief for children

June 2008

SOS Children's Villages in the Philippines distribute food to typhoon victims in Iloilo, SOS Children Mexico: On site experiences during the food crisis, Egyptian mother tries to feed children in current food crisis with support of SOS Children

July 2008

Overcoming food costs in Malawi, Global food crisis response, Q and A with Daniel Ward Murphy, Visiting sponsored children in Bogota

August 2008

Nepal's President visits SOS emergency relief programme, 13-year-old Touria becomes Olympic reporter for the BBC, SMS stumps up for SOS Children!

September 2008

Bana Boswa! Official opening of SOS Village in Rustenburg, The university of life, Life before and after with SOS Children, Love and care are the best medicine, Interview with former SOS child and National Director for Sierra Leone

October 2008

Children in need caught up in DR Congo violence, Storm relief programme begins in Haiti, The Most Important Thing in Life, Time to remember our work in Israel

November 2008

Tragedy strikes SOS Children in Mogadishu again, Flooding around Limon and Moin, Cambridge City Orchestra hold special event for SOS, A grandma's wish, Floods in Vietnam rise to new levels, New tsunami system may help children in Indonesia

December 2008

Last minute Christmas gift child sponsorships, What Christmas means to sponsored children, Zimbabwe update: Precautions taken aganist cholera, Winter fuel payments to charity: a poem, Cholera outbreak kills hundreds in Zimbabwe