Education

3 innovative ways we’re continuing education for students during Covid-19

| Sep 22, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve implemented 3 different approaches that have helped students continue their education during this time. Learn more. Read more »

Unleashing power through girls’ education

Guest blogger | Sep 14, 2020

Hear from one of our supporters who travelled to Bangladesh to see how we're supporting girls’ rights to education and more. Read more »

COVID-19 school closures: The importance of education is more than curriculum

Guest blogger | Apr 28, 2020

With almost 90% of students out of school globally due to COVID-19, our emergencies expert highlights why children still need education - even in crisis. Read more »

COVID-19 School Closures Impact Nearly 743 Million Girls

| Apr 15, 2020

Significant gains have been made in girls' education around the world, but the COVID-19 pandemic is putting them at risk. Read more »

Meet 3 inspiring women shattering gender norms in the workplace

| Feb 25, 2020

Meet Ann, Quline and Winnie. These 3 exceptional women share 1 common goal: to remove barriers for women who want to pursue careers in male-dominated fields. Read more »

Why harassment and catcalling won’t keep these girls out of school

Street harassment is keeping girls out of school in communities across Egypt. See how we're working with local youth to challenge this harmful norm. Read more »

Meet the girl with one leg who walks 4 hours to get to school

Adela was born with 1 leg and must walk 4 hours to get to school. Meet this inspiring girl and see why she will stop at nothing to learn and succeed. Read more »

In photos: Reopening CAR’s schools after years of conflict

Violence destroyed their classrooms. But after years of conflict, children in Central African Republic are finally headed back to school. Read more »

7 reasons why millions of children are out of school

263 million children, adolescents and youth are out of school worldwide. Find out what’s holding them back and see 7 major barriers to children's education. Read more »

3 Ways We Champion Learning Around the World

We're committed to helping all children and young people recognize and unleash their power and potential. Find out the 3 ways we make this happen! Read more »

Where it’s taboo to talk about sex, this teacher refuses to be silent

In Ecuador, pregnancy among girls under 15 increased by 78% between 1990 and 2009. Meet a teacher who is working with students to reduce these statistics. Read more »

The inspiring young men working to end sexual harassment in Uganda

80% of girls don't feel safe in Kampala. See how Plan International is working with men and boys to make the city safer and help end sexual harassment. Read more »