"The fight against Zika outbreak is a race against time. Urgent coordinated efforts are necessary to stop this outbreak from reaching epidemic proportions."
-- Dr. Unni Krishnan, Plan International’s Head of Disaster Preparedness and Response
Plan International is on the ground in Latin America and the Caribbean, working with local organizations, partners, schools, and communities to prevent the spread of the Zika virus.
Plan has programs in 12 of the countries affected and is responding with a strategy focused on:
- Risk communication and social mobilization
- Mosquito control and elimination
- Personal protection measures and support for the most vulnerable
- Sexual and reproductive rights and health
Join us in our efforts. Help prevent the spread of the Zika Virus.