Here and there for children’s rights

Des enfants appuyés sur une barrière rient

Terre des Hommes Suisse is an NGO headquartered in Geneva and which has been committed to children for 60 years in 10 countries around the world. In close collaboration with local organizations, we work for a fairer and more humane world in which children and young people are the agents of change for a better future.

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Our impact in a few key figures

296’000

children and young people directly benefit from our aid around the world

139’000

adults receive help from Terre des Hommes Suisse and our partners

10

countries of action in the world: India, Haiti, Burkina Faso, Mali, Senegal, Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Peru and Switzerland

57

partners act in our countries of action to ensure respect for the rights of children and young people

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Protection of displaced children and families in Burkina Faso

In the Centre Nord region, families displaced within host communities (due to attacks by armed groups) are even more vulnerable to the risks of violence and the loss of their children’s schooling. Terre des Hommes Suisse and the CNAEJT support children and young people and their families to strengthen their resilience and protection against violence and risks of exploitation.

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