Emergencies

After the earthquakes: Girls at risk of trafficking in Nepal

Lisa

In the aftermath of the Nepal earthquakes, children, especially girls, face an increased risk of sexual exploitation, trafficking and child marriage. Read more »

Bringing life into a disaster: Pregnant during the Nepal earthquake

Lisa

See how the damage to roads and buildings caused by the earthquakes in Nepal is posing unique challenges for pregnant women in need of urgent healthcare. Read more »

Guest blog: A woman’s determination to help others in the aftermath of Nepal’s earthquake

Lisa

On April 25, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake devastated Nepal. Plan’s global Because I am a Girl ambassador , Urmila, shares her experiences during the quake. Read more »

Surviving the Nepal earthquake: A young girl’s story

Lisa

On April 25, 2015 a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, affecting millions. Understand the impact on children through the eyes of a 10-year-old survivor. Read more »

Meet 4 resilient refugee girls

Kate Jongbloed

In recognition of World Refugee Day, here are several stories of courageous girls doing what it takes to survive far away from home. Read more »