Emergencies

3 ways children are impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19)

| Mar 20, 2020

Although children appear less affected by COVID-19 than adults, the coronavirus pandemic can alter their lives. See the 3 ways COVID-19 can impact children. Read more »

Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to know

| Mar 13, 2020

What is coronavirus and where did it come from? Get the answers and find out what you need to know about the new coronavirus, COVID-19. Read more »

Cyclone Idai: Why a gender lens is necessary

| Apr 2, 2019

Women and girls face unique barriers in the chaos of emergencies. See how we're using a gender lens to guide our humanitarian response to Cyclone Idai. Read more »

The Indonesia earthquake: On the ground in central Sulawesi

See how Plan International is responding after a 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck the coast of Indonesia, leaving millions in need of emergency aid. Read more »

With an education, refugee girls can make their dreams come true

75 million children affected by conflict, disaster and other emergencies are out of school. See why education in crisis needs to become a priority. Read more »

Even in crisis, Rohingya children find joy in unexpected toys

In the face of adversity, Rohingya children are still being playful. They have crafted toys out of discarded items and are finding joy in unexpected ways. Read more »

Meet 3 women and girls in the midst of the Rohingya crisis

Plan International is on the ground responding to the Rohingya Crisis. Meet 3 women and girls who are enduring this crisis and hear their stories of courage Read more »

The Rohingya crisis: on the ground in cox’s bazar

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Plan International has launched a humanitarian response in Bangladesh to support the Rohingya people fleeing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine State. Read more »

Making life-saving assistance accessible after the floods

A devastating monsoon season has taken the lives of over 1,400 people in South Asia. See how Plan International is helping families affected by the floods. Read more »

In it for the long run – why we focus on development, not aid.

Celebrating World Humanitarian Day by sharing some insights on our approach to humanitarian assistance work and our hopes for the future. Read more »

We can and must stop famine now

Millions of people, including children, are at risk of starvation. To ensure the food crisis does not worsen, heightened humanitarian aid is needed now. Read more »

In pictures: Giving refugee children a chance to thrive

See how Plan International is working to promote refugee rights and help refugee children exercise their rights to education, protection, and childhood. Read more »