Youth participation and engagement

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Our Youth Advisors are heading to the UN!

Guest blogger | 2 months ago

Meet Rohan! Rohan is one of our Youth Advisory Council (YAC) members. Rohan is currently in his final year of High School and the youngest member of Plan International Canada’s YAC. Rohan joined the YAC with a variety of leadership [...] Read more »

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What’s your “why” to join Spread the Net?

Jessica | 2 months ago

Across Canada, school communities are rallying together to compete in the Spread the Net Student Challenge! A friendly competition to raise funds for malaria-preventing bed nets, Spread the Net is an opportunity for students to learn about an important global [...] Read more »

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What the Strong Girls accomplished in 2016!

Jessica | 2 months ago

2016 was a big year for our Strong Girls, Strong World program and the incredible young women leading the programs! Operating in partnership with Status of Women, YMCA and YWCA Canada, the Strong Girls, Strong World program has been operating [...] Read more »

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Starting the Spread the Net Student Challenge!

Guest blogger | 4 months ago

The Spread the Net Student Challenge is well underway! Schools across Canada are working hard to raise funds towards life-saving bed nets. Rachel, is a student from Handsworth Secondary School. She is sharing her Spread the Net Committee’s experience getting [...] Read more »