Sep 10, 2021 -
This month, we explore Biden’s Root Causes Strategy and the importance of girls’ education and funding girl-led movements.
Jun 14, 2021 -
Reforms at USAID should continue with the new administration, and the only way to know if gender financing works is to track it.
Mar 11, 2021 -
A dive into moving localization from a buzz word into action, strategies for extreme poverty reduction and a look at period health in the U.S.
Dec 8, 2020 -
Plan lays out steps that everyone in the international development community should be taking to ensure safeguarding and DEI initiatives are integrated at all levels of their organizations.
Sep 8, 2020 -
Times of disruption can force industries to reflect on whether “business as usual” is good enough and, at the same time, highlight just how important it is to use best practices during a crisis.
Jun 18, 2020 -
COVID-19 has proven that business as usual can’t continue and the international development community must adapt. This means keeping diversity and inclusion at the forefront of innovation, reimagining how we award grants, and how we monitor and evaluate our work.
May 1, 2020 -
COVID-19 is touching nearly every aspect of our lives, and its impact on adolescent girls will be felt for years to come. The U.S. Government and the international development industry can play a critical role in minimizing the negative effects.
Mar 4, 2020 -
How will you help create a gender-equal world? Celebrate International Women’s Day by learning how to develop a gender marker, understand why it is important to include girls in program design, and how you can be involved with the passage of the Keeping Girls in School Act.
Dec 10, 2019 -
Plan explores how youth are incorporated into our governance structure, ways that youth leaders help us further our mission, and the challenges associated with these efforts.
Sep 10, 2019 -
How does data positively impact the development sector?
Jun 11, 2019 -
Plan International USA is placing girls at the center of our program design and clearing the way for adolescents to decide and drive the change they want to see in their families, communities, and world.
Mar 21, 2019 -
As we celebrate women throughout the month of March, Plan International USA examines the ways young women continue to make progress toward gender equality and the challenges they face.
Dec 10, 2018 -
Involving the local community in development has become critical to our industries’ success. In this issue of our newsletter, Plan highlights successes and lessons learned in community-centered development.
Sep 12, 2018 -
In the past few years, gender equality has resurfaced as a major issue in the U.S. public sphere. In this issue of our newsletter, Plan highlights the state of gender equality for adolescents in the U.S. and ways that we are working on equality globally.
Jun 6, 2018 -
USAID recently announced its Transform campaign to promote the path to self-reliance and resilience. In this issue, Plan highlights successes and lessons learned from transitions.
Mar 15, 2018 -
#GenderEqualityIs core to development objectives, fundamental for the realization of human rights, and key to effective and sustainable development outcomes.
Dec 13, 2017 -
World AIDS Day was celebrated on December 1. Plan is actively working on HIV prevention worldwide through sustainable, community-led solutions that focus on children, young people, and their families.
Sep 6, 2017 -
Plan's Vulnerability Framework tool identifies the causes of child trafficking while cross-cutting programming prevents and protects vulnerable children from being trafficked.
Jun 21, 2017 -
With the Plan Federation adopting a new global strategy that advances girls’ rights as a stated priority, there is greater investment and opportunity for creating positive change.
Mar 13, 2017 -
Plan shares its new purpose statement and the results of an independent 10-year impact evaluation of the BRIGHT project.
Dec 12, 2016 -
Looking ahead to the New Year, Plan International faces opportunities to do even more. Our global federation just finalized its strategy to unite all the Plan offices under a common purpose. This new strategy puts girls squarely at the center of our community work.
Sep 8, 2016 -
Achieving the SDGs while ensuring we meet the needs of women and girls throughout the goals is a challenging task that can only be achieved through the creation of strategic partnerships among and between governments, civil society, and private sector institutions.
Jun 1, 2016 -
The first edition of
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