Girls from across the world will take over from prime ministers, mayors, and CEOs to mark this year’s International Day of the Girl on October 11.
Child rights and humanitarian organization Plan International is ready to respond in the Dominican Republic as Hurricane Maria lashes vast areas of the country.
With Hurricane Irma now heading towards Florida, child rights organization Plan International is urging the international community not to forget about Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
Child rights and humanitarian organization Plan International is ready to respond to Hurricane Irma – the most powerful Atlantic storm in recorded history – in Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
Plan International is appealing for increased funding to scale up its response and meet the critical health, protection, and livelihood needs of children and their families devastated by the recent flooding in Bangladesh.
Plan International is providing humanitarian relief support to children and families in India, Bangladesh, and Nepal who have lost their homes, personal belongings, and livelihoods following weeks of heavy, torrential monsoon rains in the South Asian countries.
The decision to close a loophole in El Salvador's child marriage law marks an exciting step forward for the fight for girls' rights, says Plan International.
Lebanon's Parliament abolishes Article 522, a law which allowed rapists to avoid prosecution if they married their victims.
Thousands of children have been rendered homeless in Sierra Leone by mudslides and flooding that destroyed parts of the capital city on Monday.