Save the Children is worlds leading independent organization for children that envisions a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Working in 120 countries of the world, Save the Children focuses on the poorest and marginalized children. There are 30 members of Save the Children around the world, all working together to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and achieving real and lasting change in their lives.
In Pakistan, Save the Children operates with dual mandate i.e. it is one of the leading child rights organizations with long term development programs and also responds to emergencies affecting children through a country-wide humanitarian response program. Save the Children has been working in Pakistan since 1979, when it first implemented its program for Afghan refugees. Today, we are successfully implementing Child Protection, Child Rights Governance, Education & Child Development, Emergencies, Food Security & Livelihoods and Health & Nutrition programs in more than 60 districts of Pakistan, Seven Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), Six Frontier Regions (FRs) and Azad Jammu and Kashmir.