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Ebola orphans thrown into motherhood

Ebola orphans thrown into motherhood

08/10/2014

As Ebola continues to claim lives across West Africa, thousands of orphaned teenage girls are being thrown into early motherhood to look after their younger siblings.

Vloggers launch It’s a Girl Thing

Vloggers launch It’s a Girl Thing

03/10/2014

Young video bloggers around the globe have teamed up with Plan to create It’s a Girl Thing – our film to show the world what it’s really like to be a girl this International Day of the Girl, 11 October.

Life after the lockdown in Sierra Leone

Life after the lockdown in Sierra Leone

24/09/2014

Days after Sierra Leone enforced a 3-day curfew to fight the Ebola outbreak, Kamanda - one of Plan’s global youth advisory members – reflects on the impact it's had on his community.