Education

Girl standing outside, holding sides of her t-shirt that says Champion of Change

Gender Inequality is Keeping Girls Out of School

Kavita Dogra | 2 weeks ago

You may have heard that 62.5 million girls around the world are not in school, and it’s a daunting number. But this large number represents real girls who are being denied their right to an education. Some of their stories [...] Read more »

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6 Creative Ways We’re Making Education More Accessible

Kavita Dogra | 1 month ago

In remote villages, in flooded communities, at refugee camps and in schools across the developing world, Plan International is making education more accessible for children. On World Literacy Day, we would like to highlight a few creative ways in which [...] Read more »

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New preschool in Nga sparks excitement for education

Emma Hamilton-Clark | 5 months ago

Early education can play a crucial role in a helping a child to reach their full potential. When children grow in an environment where they can learn, play and socialize – it can positively impact their learning skills in the [...] Read more »

Timotea doing her homework

Clearing the path to girls’ education in Guatemala

Desiree Buitenbos | 8 months ago

Every day, girls face unique barriers that prevent them from gaining an education, and building the skills they need to create a brighter future. And for indigenous girls like 14-year-old Timotea from Guatemala, the struggle is even worse as additional prejudices [...] Read more »