Empowerment

How actress Anna Silk used Pink LemonAID to support girls’ rights!

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How the star of the TV series, Lost Girl, actress Anna Silk helped support Because I am a Girl and girls’ rights around the world with a Pink LemonAid stand Read more »

5 things that help keep girls in school

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Globally, millions of girls face unique challenges that keep them out of school. These 5 things can help girls overcome barriers to their education. Read more »

Listening to youth: The inspiring words of 3 young women

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The voices of youth matter. That’s why Plan believes in empowering youth to speak out and make a difference, like these 3 inspiring young women. Read more »

Celebrating sisterhood: Meet 2 sisters championing equality in Bangladesh!

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Meet two sisters championing gender equality in the rural community of Hatibandha, Bangladesh. Read more »

The right to learn: 3 girls overcome the odds to go to school

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Girls in developing countries face barriers to their education. Meet 3 girls who’ve overcome these challenges and returned to school with Plan’s support. Read more »

10 reasons to celebrate Malala Yousafzai’s 18th birthday!

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In honour of Nobel Peace Prize-winning Malala Yousafzai’s 18th birthday, here are 10 reasons why we should all celebrate this milestone with her! Read more »

GUEST BLOG: Too young to marry

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GUEST BLOG: Plan UK uses Microsoft’s age-guessing app to raise awareness about child marriage, revealing the ages of child brides in developing countries. Read more »

5 fathers championing gender equality for their daughters!

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Meet 5 fathers from around the world proudly supporting their daughters, standing up for the rights of girls and women, and championing gender equality! Read more »

Freed from a life of child labour

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Meet two girls from Togo who were freed from lives of child labour and see how Plan’s anti-trafficking project is working to help even more children. Read more »

IN PHOTOS: A girl’s love for soccer

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SLIDESHOW: To celebrate the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada, see photos of girls from around the world that showcase the universal love for soccer. Read more »

How soccer’s kicking out inequality and empowering girls globally!

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Soccer can be a powerful tool for equality. See how soccer is empowering girls and promoting gender equality around the world. Read more »

After the earthquakes: Girls at risk of trafficking in Nepal

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