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Group of boys smiling in refugee camp

In pictures: Giving refugee children a chance to thrive

Kavita Dogra | 1 week ago

Right now, there are more than 60 million displaced people around the world – half of them are children. Children are most vulnerable in times of crisis because they face possible separation from their families, abuse, neglect, exploitation, trafficking or [...] Read more »

children in nursery

Building safer, more resilient communities in Myanmar

Desiree Buitenbos | 10 months ago

When a disaster strikes, preparedness can be the difference between life and death. That’s why Plan International emphasizes disaster risk management training in many of the countries where we work. With the right emergency response skills, countless lives can be [...] Read more »

2 girls laughing


Caroline Riseboro | 12 months ago

I once met a young girl in Cambodia who was sold into the sex trade. The girl never told me her name, but she did tell me her family made this heartbreaking decision because they fell in debt. As the [...] Read more »

young girls holding up heart signs

How empowering girls benefits everyone

Desiree Buitenbos | 12 months ago

For several years and with your support, Plan International’s Because I am a Girl movement has worked to address gender inequality and promote girls’ rights in the communities where we work. Together, we have reached more than 5 million girls [...] Read more »