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We can and must stop famine now

Kavita Dogra | Jun 22, 2017

Lives are being lost every day. More than 20 million people are at risk of starvation because of a severe drought and food crisis. We need to act now. According to the UN, this is the largest humanitarian crisis since [...] Read more »

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In pictures: Giving refugee children a chance to thrive

Kavita Dogra | Jun 15, 2017

Right now, there are more than 60 million displaced people around the world – half of them are children. Children are most vulnerable in times of crisis because they face possible separation from their families, abuse, neglect, exploitation, trafficking or [...] Read more »

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New preschool in Nga sparks excitement for education

Emma Hamilton-Clark | May 29, 2017

Early education can play a crucial role in a helping a child to reach their full potential. When children grow in an environment where they can learn, play and socialize – it can positively impact their learning skills in the [...] Read more »

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Empowering youth to act for the planet

Kavita Dogra | Apr 20, 2017

At Plan International Canada, Earth Day is so much more than an event or a day in the calendar. It marks our commitment to protecting our environment and educating the next generation to do the same. We know that the [...] Read more »