Although a UN-backed food security report announced that South Sudan is no longer classified as being in famine, Plan International warns that women and children affected by conflict, economic collapse, and hunger are still facing the consequences of the crisis.
Plan International UK has selected a pair of underpants as the winning emoji design that will be submitted to the Unicode consortium, following a campaign to create a new period emoji.
The Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network (MFAN) co-chairs are delighted to welcome Dr. Tessie San Martin to MFAN’s leadership circle.
Plan International and its partners are providing humanitarian services and support to families affected by severe flooding and landslides in Sri Lanka.
The Dominican Republic’s decision to close a loophole in its child marriage law – which allowed girls to be married off before the age of 18 – is a massive step forward in the fight for girls’ rights, says Plan International.
Since 2009, hundreds of thousands of children across the Lake Chad Basin have been denied their right to education because schools have been burnt, bombed, and in some instances, used for counter-insurgency efforts.
Plan International USA today announced the appointment of Mark Sweikhart, Craig Geddes, and Sarah Havekost to the Education and Protection team.
Plan International is calling on the international community to take immediate and urgent action to help the millions of girls and boys at risk of starvation in East Africa in the world’s worst humanitarian crisis since 1945.
Network introduces international digital game focused on gender equity, will air international marathon spotlighting School of Rock’s empowerment-themed episodes.