Global Youth Ambassadors Anoka Abeyrathne, Wanja Maina and Courage Nyamhunga pose with Ban Soon-taek, Ban Ki-moon, Sarah Brown, and Gordon Brown. The Education Cannot Wait fund was unveiled by global and national organisations at the historic World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, Turkey. After months of campaigning, this new fund to help provide education for millions of children and youth affected […]
When a crisis on the scale of Syria’s conflict makes its impact it is hard to know just what actions are needed to both save and improve people’s lives. The first response lies in addressing the most basic needs; safety and shelter, clean water and food, sanitation and emergency healthcare. Then there is the political […]
Today, a new film is launched featuring actor Laura Carmichael and Magician Dynamo delivering a poem composed of the voices of young people around the world to send a powerful message that children trapped in conflicts and natural disasters need safe schools. The film, ‘Safe Schools: Children Can No Longer Wait’, has been released […]
Sir Nicholas Winton was known for organising the rescue of 669 Czech children from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia during the 9 months before war broke out in 1939.In 2003 he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II for Services to Humanity for this work. On Friday, 20th May, a concert will be held to commemorate the life of Sir […]
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A Note From Sarah Brown
Welcome to Theirworld, a global children’s charity committed to giving the most vulnerable children and young people a brighter future in their world.
We lead a number of campaigns to create global change and bring better health and education to the most vulnerable children, and we run innovative projects to pilot new ideas and build life changing opportunities. We want all children to have the chance to fulfil their potential.
Our work began 14 years ago with the creation of a fund to support small projects in the UK enabling dedicated health professionals and scientists to pioneer their ideas to help new-borns and young children, and to supporting mentoring for young people.- A Note From Sarah Brown
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