Barnaheill – Save the Children Iceland is a non governmental organization and a member of Save the Children International. Member countries are 28, operating in 120 countries. Barnaheill – Save the Children Iceland was founded in 1989. The organization operates in accordance to the Convention on the Rights of the Child. The main issues addressed are childrens‘ rights, preventing violence against children, education, to make childrens‘ voices being listened to and humanitarian aid. Our vision is a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our operation is funded mostly through donations. Our website is barnaheill.is. Save the Children‘s website is savethechildren.net.
Those who run for Barnaheill - Save the Children Iceland and collect funds are supporting our global centenary campaign Stop the War on Children.