Health & Nutrition

Wednesday 21 March 2018

Save the Children in Kosovo Launches the "Yes, Children Can!" Campaign

Save the Children in Kosovo, on World Down Syndrome Day, launches its "Yes, Children Can!" campaign. The two-week campaign aims to raise citizens' awareness on the rights of children with disabilities and their full inclusion in society.

Friday 9 March 2018

Save the Children in Kosovo completes First Stage of the CRSA

Save the Children in Kosovo successfully kicked off the process of drafting the Country Strategy Plan 2019 – 2021, by completing the first phase of the Child Rights Situation Analysis (CRSA). The CRSA is a crucial step in the strategy planning process as it provides a baseline assessment of the current state of child rights which allows us to have a more informed analysis of strategic priorities, opportunities and gaps as we create the 3-year Country Strategic Plan.

Thursday 2 November 2017

UK National Portage Association carried out Portage Training with SCiK partner organizations

During October 23-27, the UK National Portage Association carried out Portage Training for 38 participants from three SCiK partner organizations working directly with children with special needs. Portage is primarily a home visiting educational service for pre-school/Kindergarten children and their families that need additional support. An important aspect of this training is to ensure that children that need additional support and their families succeed in achieving their goals.

Thursday 5 October 2017

Save the Children in Kosova/o marks breastfeeding week

From 1st to 7th of October 2017, with the motto "Supporting breastfeeding together", Save the Children, UNICEF, and the Ministry of Health are marking the Breastfeeding Week in Kosovo. The week is jointly organized in cooperation with the University Medical Clinical Center, Main Family Health Facilities, Baby Friendly Institution working group, Red Cross of Kosovo, Midwife association, and Association for Mother and Children. Last Sunday was the kick-off with a visit at the Maternity clinic within the Hospital of Ferizaj.

Friday 9 December 2016

Education Materials and Toys for children of Handikos Mitrovica

Save the Children, in coordination with local partner Mundesia and Handikos in Mitrovica have marked 3rd of December, “International Day of People with Disabilities”. Children with disabilities who are part of Handikos center, have benefited education materials, needed for their daily activities within Handikos.