Jun 25, 2020 -
The wellbeing of thousands of girls in Kenya could be at risk with reports of huge numbers of unintended teen pregnancies since the start of COVID-19 lockdown.
Jun 24, 2020 -
For many girls and women living in Latin America and the Caribbean, mandatory isolation as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic is having dangerous and violent consequences.
May 27, 2020 -
Kotex commits $2.5 million over three years to Plan International to expand menstrual hygiene education and access. Partnership will invest into girl-centered solutions for basic menstrual hygiene management and education, reach a total of 1.6 million individuals and help women and girls confidently and comfortably manage their periods.
Apr 29, 2020 -
Plan International USA receives $250,000 from the Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s CDP COVID-19 Response Fund to implement acute emergency response activities in Egypt, Laos and Philippines. The fund will help in preventing infections in health facilities and reduce the risk of widespread community level transmission in these countries.
Apr 14, 2020 -
Plan is drawing upon 80 years of experience advocating for children’s rights and gender equality and repurposing programs in more than 75 countries to help protect the most vulnerable populations from the direct and latent impact of the COVID-19 virus, particularly in refugee camps and among displaced populations, where the risks to children and girls are particularly high.
Mar 25, 2020 -
Plan welcomes the United Nation’s COVID-19 Global Humanitarian Response Plan for its clear commitment to helping some of the world’s most vulnerable communities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mar 19, 2020 -
Elyse Fox, Deja Foxx, Sara Mora, Nadya Okamoto and Alok Vaid-Menon join Plan's Vote for the G.O.A.T. in the celebration of women, femme and nonbinary leaders fighting for gender equality.
Mar 11, 2020 -
Plan launches a competition to engage young people to vote for the G.O.A.T. (Greatest of all Time) leaders working to advance the gender equality movement.
Feb 25, 2020 -
Global Emergency Response Coalition leads the charge to raise relief funds and save Syrian lives.