Canadian Youth

Canadian School Celebrates Student’s Legacy with an Exciting #SpreadtheNet Campaign

| Jan 30, 2018

See how this school is rallying to fundraise for Spread the Net while honouring the legacy of a beloved and charitable student. Read more »

These Canadian leaders are showing the world that girls belong in their dream jobs

| Oct 2, 2017

See why Prime Minister Trudeau and other prominent Canadian leaders are proudly declaring #GirlsBelongHere on International Day of the Girl. Read more »

17 inspiring youth are set to show Canada that girls belong in their dream jobs!

| Sep 18, 2017

To mark International Day of the Girl on October 11, youth from across Canada will step into their dreams jobs to show that #GirlsBelongHere! Read more »

Equalizing the Playing Field

Guest blogger | Aug 24, 2017

Learn about Plan International's partnership with Jays Care Foundation for the Girls at Bat program. Read more »

Canadian youth speak up about the most damaging gender stereotypes

| Jul 7, 2017

Meet 6 inspiring and empowered Canadian youth who are speaking out for change and sharing their thoughts on damaging gender stereotypes that affect us all. Read more »

Harnessing the power of our youth’s voices

Guest blogger | Jun 29, 2017

Hear from two of Plan International Canada’s youth who had their voices heard at this year’s Global Adolescent Health Conference in Ottawa. Read more »

“We’re calling all Canadians to help #Changethebirthstory!” – Hear from our inspiring Youth Advocates

Guest blogger | Jun 28, 2017

Our Youth Advocates, Georgia and Diviya discuss why they feel passionately about encouraging Canadians to help change the birth story. Read more »

How 10 Youth Groups worked to Change the Story

Jessica | Jun 21, 2017

Learn how young people across Canada challenged stereotypes and paved the way for change through their Strong Girls, Strong World projects.  Read more »

Empowering youth to act for the planet

| Apr 20, 2017

At Plan International Canada, Earth Day marks our commitment to protecting our environment and educating the next generation to do the same.  Read more »

Spread the Net Student Challenge inspires Canadian students to help save lives

| Mar 29, 2017

In 2017, the Student Challenge raised $150,000 to prevent malaria. Meet this year’s winning schools who received a special visit from Rick Mercer.  Read more »