Every child in the world has the right
to a childhood. It’s that simple.
Terre des hommes (Tdh) is the leading Swiss organisation for children’s aid.
Every year, we provide assistance to over four million children and members of their communities
in almost 40 countries through our health, protection and emergency relief programmes.
Every day, our work has a positive impact on children's lives. Their smiles inspire us to do more.
2022-03-31According to the Global Climate Risk Index 2021, India ranks 7th and Nepal 12th on the list of the world's most at-risk countries. Floods, landslides, and extreme weather have become the norm.
2022-03-23Yana Moroz and Anastasiia Nepran are psychologists for Terre des hommes (Tdh) in Ukraine. After reaching a safe place, they were able to share their experience and describe what children are going through in this crisis. Terre des hommes is mobilising to help refugees in neighbouring countries and Ignazio Cassis, President of the Swiss Confederation, was able to visit us in a centre in Moldavia.
2021-12-14In Afghanistan, 100,000 women give birth every month, often in very precarious conditions. Since the Taliban came to power in August, health services have been drastically reduced, doctors are leaving the country and medicines are in short supply. Many women can no longer afford to go to hospital and have to give birth at home.