SAVE THE CHILDREN
Save the Children Canada is a member of Save the Children International, a network of 29 member organizations raising funds and operating programs domestically and internationally that focus on the issues of health and nutrition, education, HIV and AIDS, child protection, livelihoods and food security, emergency relief and child rights governance.
The members of Save the Children International work together as a federation by pooling resources, establishing common positions on issues and carrying out joint projects.
Save the Children is the world's leading independent organization for children. They are committed to ensuring children realize the rights to which they are entitled under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Save the Children's vision is a world where every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation.
Their mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.
Save the Chidlren has a number of values which they don't bend on.
Taking personal responsibility for using our resources efficiently, achieving measurable results, and being accountable to supporters, partners and, most of all, children.
Demanding that high goals are set and are committed to improving the quality of everything we do for children.
Respecting and valuing each other, thrive on our diversity, and work with partners to leverage our global strength in making a difference for children.
Being open to new ideas, embrace change, and take disciplined risks to develop sustainable solutions for and with children.
Aspiring to live to the highest standards of personal honesty and behaviour; we never compromise our reputation and always act in the best interests of children.
To learn more, visit www.savethechildren.org.