Children and disasters: The last mile in action
It's imperative that children know what to do to stay safe in a disaster, writes Plan's Humanitarian Director, Roger Yates, ahead of the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.
Stars join Plan at India’s Daughter US premiere
Meryl Streep and Freida Pinto were among the stars to join Plan in throwing a spotlight on the issue of violence against women at the US premiere of ‘India’s Daughter’ in New York.
Youth call for governments to prioritise girls at UN talks
A delegation of Plan-supported girls is at the UN in New York this week to call for governments to recognise the power and potential of adolescent girls to achieve sustainable development.
Beyond International Women's Day
The quest for gender equality needs to start with girls, and this year we have a chance to make sure everyone knows and acts on this reality, blogs Plan’s country director in Pakistan, Rashid Javed.
India's Daughter shines spotlight on violence against girls
A harrowing film by Plan ambassador Leslee Udwin is being screened worldwide on International Women’s Day, 8 March, to highlight the issue of violence against women and girls.