Kiwanis International European Federation

Serving the children of the World.

Happy Child

Happy Child is a large scale European project initiated in November 2016 and which will be emerging in the coming months. The project is aimed at ensuring that no child grows up alone and is a response to the refugee crisis in Syria.  Since March 2011, 13.5 million people have been affected, of which 5.8 million are children.

Photo: Carole Alfarah / SOS Children’s Villages

In the coming months, News For You will provide regular updates on this European project to demonstrate its usefulness and motivate more clubs/members to participate in our action against child precarity.

Read here the update of the current situation of the action at Mid February 2018

For more information on how to contribute to this project please contact Josy Glatigny, Chair of the Happy Child Committee, at


#NoChildAlone: Show us how your Mom or Dad cares for you

Credit video: SOS Children’s Village


The migration routes identified on the map below show the magnitude of the issue.


Photo: Carole Alfarah/SOS Children’sVillages

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