Nepal earthquake: Life-saving and long-term donor support needed for children
In advance of the 25 June donor conference in Kathmandu, Plan International, Save the Children, and World Vision International Nepal, are calling on donors to prioritise children and their families affected by the recent earthquakes.
Urgent assistance needed as influx of Nigerian refugees in Cameroon and Niger continues to rise
Plan International is calling for urgent assistance for Nigerian refugees, including vulnerable children, displaced populations and host communities in the Far North of Cameroon and Niger, as the numbers continue to rise.
Children report increased exploitation, teenage pregnancies in Ebola-affected Sierra Leone
Children across Sierra Leone report that exploitation and violence against girls has increased during the year-long Ebola epidemic, resulting in rising cases of teenage pregnancies, according to a new report launched today.
Darfur: Over 4 million in desperate need
Sudan’s long-running conflict continues to seriously affect women and children, with over 2.5 million displaced people in Darfur, and about 4.4 million in need of humanitarian assistance in the state.
Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen appointed CEO of Plan International
Top UN executive Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Plan International.