CEO blog: Surely a safety pin isn't the answer for city-dwelling girls
Girls living in cities are routinely subjected to sexual harassment and violence – forcing them off the streets and out of schools, blogs Plan’s Chief Executive Officer Nigel Chapman.
Safer cities: Fear holds girls back
Fear of sexual attacks and violence is creating 'no-go' areas for girls in cities, reveals new research by Plan.
Girls speak out at UN
Plan-supported girl delegates from around the world are at the United Nations to speak out on violence in schools - one of the biggest barriers girls face in completing an education.
Join our safer cities tweet jam on International Women's Day
Join our safer cities tweet jam between 12:00 and 14:00 GMT on Friday 8 March using the hashtag #bcimagirl.
A girl’s right to learn without fear
This new Plan report focuses on one of the major barriers girls face to completing an education: gender-based violence - sexual, physical and psychological - in and around schools.