Emergencies

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 »

Empowering youth to act for the planet

At Plan International Canada, Earth Day marks our commitment to protecting our environment and educating the next generation to do the same.  Read more »

Hope for Haiti

Guest blogger

When Hurricane Matthew hit, many Canadians sent help and hope to Haitians like Rosena. Now she shares why the generous act is one she “will never forget.” Read more »

How we’re helping Burundian refugee children access their rights in Tanzania

See how Plan International is supporting Burundian refugee children to access their rights to education, protection, and emotional wellbeing.  Read more »

Meet Halima: A survivor, mother and inspiration

Lisa

At a Plan International-supported education centre, meet an inspiring woman who’s overcoming personal challenges to help South Sudanese refugee children. Read more »

Building safer, more resilient communities in Myanmar

See how Plan International is training 1,000 children in the Rakhine State of Myanmar in lifesaving disaster risk management.  Read more »

6 resilient refugee children share their hopes and dreams

Lisa

Plan International is working to protect the rights of refugee children worldwide. Experience the resilience, hopes and dreams of 6 refugee children. Read more »

Ways to Support Refugees Worldwide in Your Classroom

Jessica

June 20th is World Refugee Day. Learn how your classroom and community can support refugees worldwide. Read more »

Helping refugee children hang on to childhood in the midst of crisis

How Plan International’s child-friendly spaces are helping refugee children overcome adversity through learning, laughing and playing.  Read more »

Education in emergencies: Why education can no longer wait

Guest blogger

Millions of children affected by conflict, disaster and other emergencies are losing out on their education. See why education needs to become a priority. Read more »

Surviving motherhood in one of the world’s most dangerous countries

Lisa

Nigeria has one of the world’s highest maternal mortality rate. See how Plan International is committed to creating change and saving the lives of mothers. Read more »

4 reasons why a million children are at risk as El Niño ravages Ethiopia

El Niño is behind Ethiopia’s worst humanitarian crisis in years. We look at how droughts and flooding are challenging children’s survival.  Read more »