Glamour magazine honoured 9 girls who’ve overcome barriers to their education, like Hap from Plan Canada’s Community Sponsorship program in Vietnam. Read more »
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women: Girls around the world, including Canada, speak out about gender-based violence. Read more »
In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, meet two girls championing children’s rights in Africa. Read more »
World Toilet Day – The lack of sanitation is a global health issue, and when it comes to girls and women, it’s also an issue of gender inequality. Read more »
See how Canada and other countries around the world celebrated Day of the Girl and a #BrighterFuture for girls everywhere! Read more »
8 ways to show your support for gender equality and celebrate girls’ rights for International Day of the Girl! Read more »
A Canadian mom showed her community the power of literacy by hosting a book swap to support girls' education around the world. Read more »
Over the last few years, the Toronto Synchronized Swimming Club has supported Because I am a Girl with their annual fundraiser – raising close to $3,000! Read more »
In celebration of World Environment Day, we’re shining the spotlight on an inspiring woman speaking out to protect the earth: Severn Cullis-Suzuki. Read more »
Olympic champion and new mom, Jenn Heil, shares some of her experiences as a mother and her thoughts on global maternal, newborn and child health. Read more »
#BringBackOurGirls: Learn more about the issues surrounding girls’ education and Plan’s work to end violence against girls in school. Read more »
AFRIpads – one of Uganda's newest social enterprises - is helping girls stay in school with affordable and reusable sanitary pads. Read more »
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