World Toilet Day: Periods are no longer a pain
A cheap, washable sanitary pad is helping girls in Uganda to get back to school this World Toilet Day, 19 November.
Teenage pregnancy rates rise in Ebola-stricken West Africa
Teenage pregnancies are on the rise in West Africa, as girls forced to stay out of school due to Ebola become more vulnerable to sexual exploitation, sexual assault and rape.
Plan youth delegate honoured as one of the ‘bravest girls in the world’
A young teenager who lives in northern Vietnam has been honoured as part of Glamour magazine’s Women of the Year Awards for her bravery and commitment to getting an education.
Ebola care units open in Sierra Leone
New community care units run by Plan International are set to open this week in one of the areas worst hit by Ebola in Sierra Leone.
Now the storm has passed
A year on since Typhoon Haiyan tore through the Philippines and our work to deliver aid and help communities build back better continues, blogs Plan CEO Nigel Chapman.