Philippines: The last pamboat
Plan was the first relief organisation to reach the remote island of Homonhon after Typhoon Haiyan struck. You should have seen the smiles, blogs Plan's Mike Vargas.
South Sudan: Education at threat as thousands flee fighting
Prolonged conflict in South Sudan could cause massive disruption to efforts to rebuild the country’s education system, warns Plan.
Thousands flee South Sudan
Plan is providing help and support to thousands of refugees who have fled outbreaks of violence in South Sudan and are now sheltering in neighbouring countries.
Children widely ignored in Philippines recovery, reveals report
Millions of children have been affected by Typhoon Haiyan - yet there have been no systematic efforts to engage children in their needs and priorities.
When words save lives: ‘storm tsunami’ v ‘storm surge’
Many towns in Eastern Samar were wiped out by Typhoon Haiyan’s resulting storm surge, but one remained standing. Roger Yates, director of Disaster Risk Management, explains why.