ERIC Number: ED473303
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Creating Real and Lasting Change. Save the Children Annual Report, 2002.
This annual report describes the years efforts by Save the Children, a leading international nonprofit childrens humanitarian and development organization working in more than 40 countries. The report highlights the work of the organization in 2002 to provide care and protection to children affected by natural disasters, war, displacement, and exploitation in Africa, Afghanistan, and the Middle East, focusing on the campaign to protect women and children in war and conflict. The report also describes the Every Mother/Every Child campaign to enhance health care, education, and economic opportunity; efforts to intensify the organization's HIV/AIDS prevention program; the Americas Forgotten Children campaign to bring national attention to the plight of U.S. children living in remote pockets of rural poverty; and sponsorship programs to support health and education programs for children in need. The report includes condensed financial information for the organization and a list of supporters. (KB)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Change Strategies, Child Advocacy, Child Welfare, Children, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Foreign Countries, International Organizations, Nonprofit Organizations, Well Being
Save the Children, Department of Public Affairs and Communication, 54 Wilton Road, Westport, CT 06881. Tel: 800-728-3843 (Toll Free); Tel: 203-221-4000; Fax: 203-226-6709; Web site: http://www.savethechildren.org. For full text: http://www.savethechildren.org/pdf_publications/AR_2002.pdf.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.; David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, CA.; Scholastic Inc., New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Save the Children, Westport, CT.
Identifiers - Location: Afghanistan; Africa; United States