Empowerment

Equalizing the Playing Field

Guest blogger

Learn about Plan International's partnership with Jays Care Foundation for the Girls at Bat program. Read more »

Why feminism can change the world

Gender inequality limits girl’s and women’s freedom to exercise their basic rights to education, health and protection. See how feminism can change this. Read more »

Igniting the power of women in rural Pakistan through dairy farming

See how our dairy farming projects in rural Pakistan are empowering women and developing their leadership and business skills. Read more »

Canadian youth speak up about the most damaging gender stereotypes

Meet 6 inspiring and empowered Canadian youth who are speaking out for change and sharing their thoughts on damaging gender stereotypes that affect us all. Read more »

Meet 4 dads fighting for girls’ rights

Meet 4 dads from around the world who are standing up for girls' rights to education, protection and health, with the support of Plan International.  Read more »

The case for economically empowering women in Mali

Community Sponsorship is economically empowering women in Kita to support their families, and challenge traditional gender roles.  Read more »

A historic victory: How empowered youth ended child marriage in Malawi

See how youth supported by Plan International secured a historic amendment to Malawi’s constitution that outlaws child marriage once and for all.  Read more »

Clearing the path to girls’ education in Guatemala

See how Plan International’s Child Sponsorship program is helping girls in Guatemala access their right to education and a brighter future!  Read more »

Female-only rickshaw service is driving change in Pakistan

Emma Hamilton-Clark

See how an all-female rickshaw service is fueling change and empowering girls and women in Pakistan. Read more »

Our Youth Advisors are heading to the UN!

Guest blogger

Rohan, a Youth Advisory Council member at Plan International Canada, shares why he and his fellow YAC members are travelling to the United Nations! Read more »

What the Strong Girls accomplished in 2016!

Jessica

We are celebrating the success of the strong women in our Strong Girls, Strong World program. See the top moments of girl power! Read more »