The Children and War Foundation is a charity registered in Norway (Ref:882 577 252) and recognised by HMRC (Ref; NO2) to receive Gift Aid on donations from UK taxpayers



The Foundation promotes and supports research on short and long term effects and consequences of war, warlike situations and disasters on children and their families.

Our aim is to improve the help available to children after wars and disasters, by providing evidence based tools.

Ongoing projects:

Support to trainings in response to the Syrian refugee crisis (info to follow)

Study of the Teaching Recovery Techniques plus a new parenting module (info about collaborating partner can be found here)


Baghdad Study

Efficacy of writing or recovery on traumatic grief symptoms of Afghanian war affected bereaved adolescents

Evaluation of Writing for Recovery in Gaza

Evaluation of the Recovery Manual across Palestinian Schools

Effects of specific recall training

Psychological distress among children and adolescents orphaned by the war

The Nairobi public school based trauma healing, peace building and reconciliation 

Writing for Recovery in Jordan

Iraq study