Domestic workers rally for their rights in Pakistan
Young girls and women from Pakistan’s slums who have been forced into domestic work are rallying for their rights, blogs Plan International’s Iffat Jamil on World Day Against Child Labour.
Rebuilding Nepal starts with children and communities
Plan International CEO Nigel Chapman reports on his recent visit to one of the districts hit hardest by the Nepal earthquake.
Child marriage in Nepal after the earthquake
Almost half of girls in Nepal marry before they are 18 and this figure is expected to rise following the earthquake, writes Katie Tong, Adolescent Girls in Emergencies Specialist.
Refugee crisis unfolding in East Africa
What started as a trickle of refugees has now turned into a flood of people fleeing violence in Burundi, blogs Plan International’s Steve Williams.
Supporting Burundian refugees
Plan International is supporting thousands of refugees who have flooded into Rwanda and Tanzania amid continuing unrest in neighbouring Burundi.