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5 innovations helping children learn around the world

Desiree Buitenbos | 7 months ago

Education is every child’s right. And yet, 124 million children worldwide are not in school – where they belong! For many children, having access to a school in their community is only half the battle, as poverty prevents many families [...] Read more »

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Building safer, more resilient communities in Myanmar

Desiree Buitenbos | 8 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 »

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Why you should join the Speakers Bureau!

Guest blogger | 8 months ago

Want to raise your voice and speak up for gender equality? Here’s your chance! We are now accepting applications for the 2016/2017 Speakers Bureau, which gives youth across Canada the chance to join Plan International’s Because I am a Girl movement in [...] Read more »