For the Plan Community, being active doesn't mean taking a walk, or going on a run. Being active means speaking out, partnering with a child, or standing up for girls' rights and gender equality.
Although the nights are the longest and the days are the coldest this time of year, we can’t help but be hopeful and excited about what is to come.
With another year in the books, it’s always important to take a moment to reflect on where we’ve been and where we'll go from here.
During the month of October, a youth delegation from El Salvador, Uganda, and the United States visited New York City to advocate for girls’ rights and gender equality.
This year, we’re flipping the script and no longer discussing what an empowered girl CAN do, but rather what an empowered girl WILL do. She WILL shape her own future. And, she WILL make a difference in the world.
Plan's global partner, the Chelsea Football Club, is empowering girls in Colombia through the game of soccer!
At Plan International USA, our donors, sponsors, and supporters are some of the best in the world. This month, we're reporting back on the Youth Leadership Academy and sharing the story of one child sponsor who has partnered with Plan to help Syrian Refugees in Egypt.
Nupur, a Plan International youth ambassador from Bangladesh, attended the Gender 360 Summit in Washington D.C. Watch the video.
This June, Plan will highlight our work as leaders in gender equality programming at the third annual Gender 360 Summit.