The use of explosive weapons in urban areas is on the rise globally. The United Nations has stated that it is the largest cause of civilian deaths in today’s conflict areas. Children are paying the heaviest price. They are facing a deadly triple threat – bombs, disease and hunger.
Save the Children wanted to find an innovative and impactful way of raising awareness about this issue. Despite widespread news reports about conflicts in places like Syria and Yemen, most people living in Britain today cannot imagine living under the threat of bombs falling from the sky on a daily basis.