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

| Nov 12, 2019

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 »