On Thursday, October 10th, Plan International USA will host an exclusive Because I am a Girl benefit dinner to celebrate the second annual International Day of the Girl. The gala dinner will be emceed by MSNBC’s Richard Lui and will feature special guest and award-winner Freida Pinto.
Because I am a Girl global ambassador Freida Pinto graces the cover of Condé Nast Traveler magazine’s 2013 Visionaries issue, set to hit national newsstands on August 20th. Ms. Pinto is being recognized for her for partnership with Plan International in highlighting the importance of educating and empowering girls.
Student campaigner Malala Yousafazi is marking her 16th birthday by taking her education campaign global.
Plan International USA, in partnership with 10x10, will host a screening of Girl Rising, the new feature film from Academy Award nominated director Richard E. Robbins.
Girl Rising, the new feature film from Academy Award nominated director Richard E. Robbins, today releases its theatrical trailer.
On December 1st, Microsoft and Plan International USA signed a strategic alliance to support bringing digital access to youth and educators in developing countries.
Plan International USA and the Centre for Development and Population Activities (CEDPA) have entered into a formal asset acquisition agreement. In this innovative transaction, CEDPA will join talents and projects with Plan to strengthen existing programs and more effectively protect and promote the rights of women and children around the world.
Plan International USA and Alex and Ani are teaming up to celebrate the first annual International Day of the Girl. Adopted by the United Nations last year, the International Day of the Girl is a day to recognize girls' rights and the unique challenges girls around the world face.
Marcia Cross will light the Empire State Building pink and white on Wednesday, October 10 at 12:30 p.m. in a special ceremony honoring the first annual International Day of the Girl.