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May 2009

SOS organises activities at Jakarta 'dam-burst' camp, Indian rickshaw adventure raises £20,000 for SOS Children, DNA database to find China’s trafficked children, What makes children read?

Quit Smoking for Africa

May 01, 2009 01:00 PM

Sponsor's update from Meru, Kenya

Sponsor's update from Meru, Kenya

May 01, 2009 01:00 PM

What makes children read?

May 01, 2009 01:00 PM

Children of the desert

Children of the desert

May 05, 2009 01:00 PM

Inspired to sponsor a child

Inspired to sponsor a child

May 05, 2009 01:00 PM

Thousands flee Pakistan’s Swat

May 06, 2009 01:00 PM

Thousands of people fleed Swat, Pakistan, as a peace deal between the Taliban and the government collapsed

Zimbabwe teachers’ strike called off

May 06, 2009 01:00 PM

Teachers in Zimbabwe today called off a strike even though their wage demands have not been met, after the government agreed to scrap fees for teachers’ own children. The stand down comes as the government has slashed school fees for the new term.

A new heart for Safia

A new heart for Safia

May 06, 2009 01:00 PM

Amazon floods leave 186,000 homeless

May 06, 2009 01:00 PM

Sponsor's update from Dhodial, Pakistan

Sponsor's update from Dhodial, Pakistan

May 07, 2009 01:00 PM

Child sponsorship update from the SOS Children's Village Dhodial, Pakistan from April 2008.

Sri Lankan refugees tell of horror

May 07, 2009 01:00 PM

More than a million flee Pakistan fighting

May 08, 2009 01:00 PM

More than a million people have fleed fighting in the Swat region of Pakistan, as fighting between the government and Taliban intensifies.

The tree of hope

The tree of hope

May 08, 2009 01:00 PM

A holiday with a difference

A holiday with a difference

May 11, 2009 01:00 PM

China quake one year on

May 12, 2009 01:00 PM

Trans Lebanon Ultra

Trans Lebanon Ultra

May 14, 2009 01:00 PM

Family Matters Newsletter issue 1 2009

Family Matters Newsletter issue 1 2009

May 18, 2009 01:00 PM

Family Matters issue 1 from 2009

Sri Lanka rebel leader shot dead

May 18, 2009 01:00 PM

Fears for thousands of children fleeing fighting in Pakistan

May 22, 2009 01:00 PM

There are serious concerns for the welfare of the thousands of children fleeing fighting in Pakistan.

Mexico drops swine flu alert

May 26, 2009 01:00 PM

UN calls for £343m for Pakistan crisis

May 26, 2009 01:00 PM

The United Nations has called for £343m for the two million people displaced by fighting in north-west Pakistan.

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