While the movement to end child marriage is growing, 15 million girls, like 16-year-old Punam, still become child brides every year. This is Punam’s story. Read more »
In the aftermath of the Nepal earthquakes: How a group of adolescent girls are standing up for their rights and spreading empowerment. Read more »
On the anniversary of #BringBackOurGirls, we take a closer look at why so many girls in Nigeria struggle to get an education. Read more »
Every year, child marriage affects 15 million girls. Meet 3 girls who refused to become child brides, and are now inspiring change in their communities! Read more »
When Plan began working in Hatibandha, Bangladesh, we met a young girl named Lipi. Today, with your support, she's growing up educated and empowered. Read more »
When you support Plan’s Because I am a Girl project, you’re helping millions of women and girls change their lives and take hold of their future. Read more »
Meet 2 former sponsored children from Bangladesh and see firsthand how Child Sponsorship benefits children and communities around the globe. Read more »
See how a Canadian teen used a wedding dress to boldly raise awareness about the global issue of child marriage, and stand up for girls’ rights. Read more »
The Convention on the Rights of the Child aim to protect every child’s right to a childhood. Unfortunately, gender inequalities deny many girls this right. Read more »
GUEST BLOG: Plan UK uses Microsoft’s age-guessing app to raise awareness about child marriage, revealing the ages of child brides in developing countries. Read more »
With limited access to healthcare and information, menstruation, child marriage, and Ebola are becoming major girls’ health issues in developing countries. Read more »
Explore three major issues affecting girls and women around the world, and see how achieving gender equality can help promote social justice for all. Read more »
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