Three years on: Girls returning from conflict in DR Congo find acceptance through education

Once shunned from community life, our projects are ending the stigma faced by girls coming home from conflictRead more

2018: Children pay the heaviest price in conflict

Persisting violations and spiking child recruitment in several countries were offset by rare positive momentsRead more

South Sudan Christmas Appeal 2018

Help us improve support for girls returning from armed conflict in South SudanRead more

5 child soldier myths

Not all children in armed groups or armed forces carry guns. Not all are boys. Not all are abducted.Read more

CAR: Special Criminal Court brings hope to victims of brutal conflict

A welcome move as new court opens to prosecute war crimes in conflict-scathed nationRead more

Life in an armed group: "If I didn’t do it they could kill me”

We share Grace's story about her experiences in South Sudan's SSNLM armed group with Global CitizenRead more

To forgive is divine: Is the church the key to child soldier reintegration?

We write for African Arguments on the importance of ‘forgiveness ceremonies’ for returning childrenRead more

Join us for Red Hand Day 2019!

Schools around the world can take part in our campaign ahead of the International Day Against Child SoldiersRead more

In pictures: Meeting South Sudan's returning girls

On International Day of the Girl we share news of our recent research trip to the countryRead more