What we stand for: Our values, vision and mission

Save the Children works in more than 120 countries, including the UK. We save children’s lives. We fight for their rights. We help them fulfil their potential.

Justin in the Philippines

In the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, Justin and his sisters attended classes in our child-friendly space.
 

Our vision

Is a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation.

Our mission

Is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

Our values

Accountability

We take personal responsibility for using our resources efficiently, achieving measurable results, and being accountable to supporters, partners and, most of all, children.

Ambition

We are demanding of ourselves and our colleagues, set high goals and are committed to improving the quality of everything we do for children.

Collaboration

We respect and value each other, thrive on our diversity, and work with partners to leverage our global strength in making a difference for children.

Creativity

We are open to new ideas, embrace change, and take disciplined risks to develop sustainable solutions for and with children.

Integrity

We aspire to live the highest standards of personal honesty and behaviour; we never compromise our reputation and always act in the best interests of children.

 

Last updated: January 2016.