3.3% of the world's population are migrants.

For children, 2018 was a particularly difficult year.

In crisis contexts, girls and boys are the first victims.

Global displacement is at a record high.

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50 million children were migrating in 2018.

Migrating children are particularly vulnerable and face destructive consequences such as dropping out of school, early marriage and exploitation.

50 million children were migrating in 2018.

5.4 million children under five die every year

because they lack access to healthcare, good-quality food or a healthy environment.

What does that mean in concrete terms?

Rohingya refugee crisis | Terre des hommes’ emergency response

1.6 million children diagnosed thanks to IeDA in 2018

In West Africa, one in ten children dies before the age of five, often due to the lack of quality medical care. In these circumstances, digital technology offers an opportunity to improve healthcare and save lives. Our IeDA project achieved this goal last year.

1.6 million children diagnosed thanks to IeDA in 2018

Preventing child marriage in Lebanon. A consequence of the Syrian crisis

Volunteers and ambassadors

In 2018, Terre des hommes was supported by volunteer groups and ambassadors. Thanks to their commitment, we were able to raise valuable funds for projects and increase
public awareness of child protection issues.

Well done, and thank you!