VULI TAUMADA SHISHAK (VTS) MAPPING REPORT 2015 MAPPING REPORT OF THE 50 EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION (ECE) CENTRES IN FIJI Data has been collected through focus groups and interviews with the individual communities, ECE committee and teachers.
In commemoration of Mother’s Day, Save the Children is publishing its 15th annual State of the World’s Mothers report. The focus is on millions of women and children living in fragile communities beset by conflict and natural disasters, and their everyday struggle to survive. More than 60 million women and children are in need of […]
Civil rights of children are probably the least understood rights and most challenging to realize. The Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) is the first international human rights instrument to explicitly recognize civil rights of children. The CRC specifically provides for civil rights and freedoms. In conjunction with the general principles of non-discrimination; […]
“OVERWHELMED WITH GRIEF” Shefali, who lives in a village in Bangladesh, has given birth to six children, but three died within a week of being born. She gave birth at home each time, without medical assistance. Shefali lives in an isolated community in Sylhet that is surrounded by water or swamps for most of the […]
SUCCESS AND CHALLENGES IN ENDING PREVENTABLE CHILD DEATHS In the last generation there have been remarkable improvements in children’s chances of survival – thanks to concerted efforts by local communities, national governments, donors and international agencies. The number of children dying every year has almost halved since 1990 – down from 12 million to 6.6 […]
This report provides a snapshot of the realisation of Children’s Rights in Fiji, in particular in the areas of health/ survival, education and child protection. This report is aimed at contributing to: SCF’s strategic planning process and to inform the EU’s European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) future call for proposals and child […]
Save the Children Fiji (SCF) is a non‐government organization that promotes children’s rights to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. SCF programmes in Education, Health, Child Protection and Humanitarian Response helps support families and communities in marginalized and disadvantaged communities in Fiji.
Save the Children Fiji (SCF) began its operations in 1972, with a focus on assisting school children with funds for their educational expenses. SCF has worked in two key areas: advancing children’s educational development and child rights.Furthermore, SCF has been dedicated to making a meaningful contribution to the educational development of children, community capacity building […]
This report aims to enhance the national understanding of the physical and emotional punishment of children and its effects from the perspective of the children and adults who participated in the study. it is anticipated that the report will also inform the design of future policies and interventions aimed at reducing the incidence of physical […]
The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) and Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) in Fiji: A Situational Analysis
This study is a situational analysis of Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) and Child Sexual Abuse (CSA) in Fiji. It attempts to examine the prevalence and knowledge of CSEC and CSA in Fiji and is part of a broader process of creating a regional knowledge base on these issues. The research team strongly believes […]