Mar 01, 2010 12:00 AM
Sponsor's update report from 2009 from the SOS Children's Village Bangpoo, Thailand
Mar 01, 2010 12:00 AM
Child sponsorship update report from 2009 from the SOS Children's Village Potosi, Bolivia
Mar 01, 2010 09:05 AM
People living in Delhi’s shanty towns are being swept off the city's streets as it prepares to host the Commonwealth Games.
Mar 01, 2010 10:15 AM
A child sponsorship report from Belen in Paraguay. Written in 2009.
Mar 01, 2010 11:45 AM
Charity workers from Britain are due to land in Chile today to help with the aid effort after Saturday's massive earthquake.
Mar 01, 2010 02:45 PM
Report from charity supporter on visit to an SOS Children's project at Ayacucho, Peru for children and the local community.
Mar 02, 2010 08:30 AM
Growing numbers of lone Afghan children are applying for asylum across Europe, aid agencies warn.
Mar 02, 2010 10:45 AM
Chile Earthquake emergency: looting threatens Children charity
Sep 02, 2010 01:25 AM
On Tuesday 31st August, BBC2 re-aired a moving documentary called "Zimbabwe's Forgotten Children" describing the plight of children growing up in very difficult circumstances in Zimbabwe.
Mar 02, 2010 01:45 PM
Football spreads Aids message to South Africa children
Mar 28, 2010 08:25 AM
Haiti earthquake appeal supported by classical music stars at one-night concert at The Royal Albert Hall.
Mar 02, 2010 03:55 PM
A hundred schoolchildren are among the 300 people killed when landslides caused by heavy rain hit Eastern Uganda last night.
Mar 03, 2010 09:07 AM
Chile lifts curfew as troops struggle to stop looting
Mar 03, 2010 01:00 PM
At around 3.34 am on 27 February the south and central areas of Chile were hit by an earthquake measuring around 8.8 on the Richter scale.
Mar 03, 2010 02:35 PM
Pregnant women, breast-feeding mums and children under five will no longer have to pay for health care in Sierra Leone after a change announced by the president.
Mar 03, 2010 04:50 PM
Around 300,000 families have fled droughts in Syria while those left behind are struggling to survive on limited food and water during one of the worst displacements in recent years.
Mar 04, 2010 01:55 PM
An alarming number of children are being born with birth defects in the Iraqi town of Fallujah six years after the intense fighting between US forces and Sunni insurgents.
Mar 04, 2010 01:55 PM
Child camel jockey ban flouted in United Arab Emirates
Mar 04, 2010 04:49 PM
Sixty-three women and children killed in India stamped
Mar 05, 2010 10:21 AM
A child sponsorship report from Somaliland. Written in 2009.
Mar 05, 2010 10:45 AM
An update from our Chilean National Director Victor Beltran, describing our emergency work following the devastating earthquake which hit in late February.
Mar 05, 2010 11:19 AM
A child sponsorship report from Hyderabad in India. Written in 2009.
Mar 05, 2010 11:47 AM
A child sponsorship report from Ladimirevci, Croatia. Written in 2009.
Mar 05, 2010 01:35 PM
As aid begins to arrive in the Chilean city Concepcion, Poor people are the last in line for aid handouts as a class divide has emerged in earthquake-ravaged Chile.
Mar 05, 2010 02:20 PM
Rats are being used to clear landmines in Tanzania and Mozambique. They are well-placed to carry out this work due to their their sensitive sense of smell.
Mar 08, 2010 02:18 PM
Children slaughtered in Nigeria religious massacre
Mar 08, 2010 02:30 PM
Every minute a mother-to-be from somewhere around the world dies because they don't have access to the vital healthcare they need before and during childbirth.
Mar 08, 2010 03:50 PM
A further update from our work in Chile after the 2010 earthquake.
Mar 10, 2010 12:25 PM
Children have been used and abused in conflicts across the world for the past 20 years, says Desmond Tutu, with young people suffering murder, rape and assault.
Mar 10, 2010 02:35 PM
Visit by charity supporter to SOS Children project in Arusha, Tanzania
Mar 10, 2010 04:15 PM
A third of seats in India’s parliament will be reserved for women after it gave a historic bill the go-ahead.
Mar 11, 2010 09:25 AM
Half the food aid sent to Somalia finds its way into a web of corrupt contractors, radical Islamist militants and local United Nations staff members, says report.
Mar 11, 2010 12:25 PM
Hundreds of thousands of people made homeless by Uganda’s deadly mudslides now risk serious illness.
Mar 11, 2010 12:50 PM
Survivors of Sunday’s bloody massacre in central Nigeria have been reliving their ordeal
Mar 12, 2010 12:20 PM
Child refugees back in school in Republic of Congo
Mar 12, 2010 02:30 PM
The mayor of Mogadishu has told families to leave the Somali capital today, on the third straight day of fighting in some of the worst violence in nearly a year.
Mar 13, 2010 12:00 AM
Sponsor's update report 2009 from the SOS Children's Village Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Mar 14, 2010 12:05 PM
Child Sponsorship report from the SOS Children's Village of Kakiri, in Uganda, from 2009
Mar 15, 2010 11:00 AM
Gaza’s scarred children: dispatches documentary tonight.
Mar 28, 2010 08:30 AM
The original winner of Britain's Got Talent in 2007, Paul Potts, is walking from Wales to London to raise funds for children affected by the 2010 Haiti earthquake.
Mar 15, 2010 05:45 PM
A looming famine in Niger is threatening up to half the country's population. SOS Children has launched emergency relief programme in Niger, with a limited scope of protecting ten thousand children from starvation.
Mar 16, 2010 08:35 AM
Billions more needed to vaccinate poor children
Mar 16, 2010 08:45 AM
SOS Children launches emergency relief programme in Niger to protect 10,000 children from famine
Mar 16, 2010 09:55 AM
Kidnapped British boy found safe in Pakistan (comment on the news reports)
Mar 16, 2010 04:25 PM
The mother of a little boy kidnapped by gunmen on a family holiday in Pakistan today spoke of her joy as her son was found unhurt.
Mar 17, 2010 08:00 AM
A news article updating on our work in Chile following the disastrous earthquake of 2010.
Mar 17, 2010 08:57 AM
Health fear as Thai democracy protesters spill blood
Mar 17, 2010 11:25 AM
A child sponsorship report from Borovljany in Belarus. Written in 2009.
Mar 17, 2010 02:37 PM
Haiti: 33 "orphans" to be reunited with their parents
Mar 17, 2010 04:46 PM
Lesotho makes leaps in preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission
Mar 18, 2010 09:00 AM
A child sponsorship report from Tirana in Albania. Written in 2009.
Mar 18, 2010 02:40 PM
People traffickers are using the football world cup to lure hundreds of thousands of Ethiopians abroad, a new report reveals.
Mar 19, 2010 10:20 AM
An eleven minute video showing the incredible work we are doing to help families in Haiti following the devastating earthquake which struck in January.
Mar 19, 2010 10:45 AM
An news article from March 2010 following up on the emergency work of children's charity SOS Children after the Chilean earthquake and tsunami.
Mar 19, 2010 12:10 PM
a child sponsorship report from Dehradin in India. Written in 2009.
Mar 19, 2010 01:48 PM
Britain buys South Africa 42 million condoms for World Cup
Mar 19, 2010 02:35 PM
A 2009 child sponsorship update from Children's Village Vari, Greece,
Mar 19, 2010 04:15 PM
Indian schools are benefiting from a loan of $1bn from the World Bank in a bid to help improve the number of children entering primary school in the country.
Mar 19, 2010 10:35 PM
An editorial on the 2010 Sports Relief charity campaign, welcoming its help for Africa's children
Mar 20, 2010 12:00 AM
Sponsor's update report 2009 from the SOS Children's Village Manila, Philippines
Mar 21, 2010 04:50 PM
A film about AIDS orphan Hasan makes a clear statement about the need to tackle AIDS, which so often tears families apart and leaves children alone and vulnerable.
Mar 21, 2010 06:50 PM
Sports Relief: Foraging a living on a rubbish dump, another sports relief campaign
Mar 22, 2010 12:00 AM
Sponsor's update report 2009 from the SOS Children's Village Assomada, Cape Verde
Mar 22, 2010 02:55 PM
A Somali doctor has said that he hopes Somalia will be a safe country to live in one day. He himself is a victim of a suicide bombing but fortunately made a recovery.
Mar 22, 2010 03:50 PM
A child sponsorship report from Paraiba in Brazil. Written in 2009.
Mar 23, 2010 09:05 AM
Children traumatised by the Haiti earthquake are being offered light relief in the form of films and messages of support from British children through a project set up by Bristol’s Cube Cinema.
Mar 23, 2010 09:35 AM
Two months have passed since the devastating earthquake shook the Caribbean island of Haiti. But the work of counting the dead and injured will continue for some time.
Mar 23, 2010 04:15 PM
A child sponsorship report from Chengdu in China. Written in 2009.
Mar 23, 2010 04:30 PM
227 million escape shanty towns but numbers still grow
Mar 24, 2010 09:10 AM
The biggest hydroelectric project in Laos, should close down until it has paid villagers affected by it compensation, say activists.
Mar 24, 2010 01:40 PM
Children as young as seven are working long hours on cocoa farms, helping to make the chocolate we love so much.
Mar 24, 2010 01:39 PM
Girl’s education key to cutting Tanzania’s HIV/Aids
Mar 25, 2010 09:02 AM
Women sleep in streets as South Africa cleans up for Games
Mar 25, 2010 12:05 PM
Bombs children often mistake for toys were banned for use by the British army today as Gordon Brown called on countries around the world to do the same.
Mar 25, 2010 12:30 PM
A child sponsorship report from Trjavna, Bulgaria. Written in 2009.
Mar 25, 2010 02:40 PM
March 2010 update following the earthquake and tsunami which struck Chile earlier in the year.
Mar 25, 2010 02:45 PM
Schools are set to reopen across Haiti from 1 April following the earthquake which hit in January, destroying infrastructure, facilities and services.
Mar 25, 2010 03:55 PM
Unusual conditions call for unusual teaching methods, which is exactly what teachers in Kenyan village of Saka Junction have come up with.
Mar 25, 2010 04:59 PM
Wallace and Gromit bring movie dream to South African children
Mar 26, 2010 12:00 AM
Child sponsorship update report from 2009 from the SOS Children's Village Amman, Jordan
Mar 26, 2010 08:20 AM
China has sent 1.4m tonnes of emergency grain supplies to drought-stricken southern provinces that are struggling to cope with the worst drought in decades.
Mar 26, 2010 11:50 AM
A child sponsorship report from Quito in Ecuador. Written in 2009.
Mar 26, 2010 01:40 PM
China’s first women astronauts have to be wives and mothers
Mar 26, 2010 01:45 PM
Growing numbers of children are facing malnutrition in western Chad where two million people need food aid.
Mar 26, 2010 03:58 PM
Drug gangs force Colombian families off their land
Mar 26, 2010 04:40 PM
A child sponsorship report from Bhimtal, India. Written in 2009.
Mar 27, 2010 04:15 PM
A child sponsorship report from Ricaurte, Ecuador. Written in 2009.
Mar 27, 2010 04:20 PM
A child sponsorship report from Chiang Rai in Thailand. Written in 2009.
Mar 28, 2010 12:00 AM
Sponsor's update report 2009 from Grancanica, Bosnia
Mar 26, 2010 12:20 PM
A child sponsorship report from Kandalaksha in Russia
Mar 29, 2010 09:09 AM
Global Fund asks for £13bn for Aids, Malaria and TB
Mar 29, 2010 10:25 AM
A child sponsorship report from Portoviejo, Ecuador. Written in 2009.
Mar 29, 2010 01:36 PM
Official Inauguration of 500th SOS Children's Village worldwide in Colombia
Mar 29, 2010 04:35 PM
Some 156 people have died of meningitis in the past week alone in Nigeria and 1,500 are infected, said the country's National Emergency Management Agency.
Mar 29, 2010 05:05 PM
The Red Cross appealed today for £630,000 to help Mongolian herder families who have lost livestock in a severe cold spell aid agencies are dubbing an unfolding disaster.
Mar 30, 2010 11:05 AM
A child sponsorship report from Zarate in Peru. Written in 2009.
Mar 30, 2010 02:05 PM
One month since a massive earthquake struck the south of the country, Chile's government promised to spend more than $2.5bn (£1.7bn) to rebuild hundreds of thousands of homes destroyed or damaged.
Mar 31, 2010 11:50 AM
Nearly 1m people live with AIDS in Uganda. A new campaign seeks to reduce contraction in a bit to protect Ugandans from a disease which can have devastating consequences.
Mar 31, 2010 02:50 PM
At least 21 babies and foetuses have been found washed up on the beach of a river in eastern China.
Mar 31, 2010 03:00 PM
After the Haiti earthquake of 2010, SOS Children's goal as an international children's charity was to help rebuild a country fit for the next generation.