... Save the Children's aim is to end all corporal punishment of children. Emergency Response Programs. Save the Children has been in Lebanon, responding to emergency and development needs, since 1953. The current events in Lebanon underscore the importance of Save the Children's work with children, adolescents, youth and families. Delivering lifesaving emergency relief. Children and young people are the most likely group of people to be threatened by poverty. Position paper of Eurochild tackling child poverty in Europe from a rights-based perspective. In times of crisis, when children are at their most vulnerable, Save the Children is there. We are always at the ready — and always among the first agencies that help during natural disasters.