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Clearing the path to girls’ education in Guatemala

Desiree Buitenbos | 1 month ago

Every day, girls face unique barriers that prevent them from gaining an education, and building the skills they need to create a brighter future. And for indigenous girls like 14-year-old Timotea from Guatemala, the struggle is even worse as additional prejudices [...] Read more »

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QUIZ: Find the perfect gift for your valentine!

Guest blogger | 2 months ago

Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift? Instead of chocolates, roses and teddy bears, why not give a gift that will have a lasting impact and fuel change for children and families around the world? According to a recent survey*, [...] Read more »

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Youth share how Canadian support is changing lives in Ghana

Emma Hamilton-Clark | 2 months ago

Here at Plan International Canada, we love telling our donors all about the positive accomplishments they’ve made – but nothing is better than hearing it directly from the children and families themselves! In this special message, Jenifer, a girl benefitting [...] Read more »