War Child is an international charity that works with children and young people in some of the world’s most dangerous war zones. War Child provides protection for children who, as a result of war, live with insecurity, poverty and social exclusion. This includes street children, children in prison and children recruited or abducted by rebel groups. War Child currently works in Iraq, Afghanistan, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo and Central African Republic. War Child’s work focuses on 3 main areas: livelihoods, child protection and education.