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Stories of how birth registration has changed people's lives and Plan's work on ensuring children all over the world are registered after birth.

Plan’s partnership work with UNICEF

Plan’s partnership work with UNICEF

Plan and UNICEF have been working closely together to achieve universal birth registration

Birth certificate for baby Isabel

Birth certificate for baby Isabel

A joint project in Peru brought registration to remote areas, where many people did not have identity documents

Latin America: giant step in registration battle

Latin America: giant step in registration battle

Ex-Plan CEO, Tom Miller, joined government representatives and partners at the 1st Latin American Regional Conference on Birth Registration and the Right to Identity

Campaign push in Egypt

Campaign push in Egypt

Egypt extended its two-week free registration period for newborns and removed the risk of a fine or arrest for late registration

Helping to end child marriage in Bangladesh

Helping to end child marriage in Bangladesh

Since more girls had birth certificates, they could prove that they were too young to marry, helping them to stay in education.

Radio and drama give children in India a voice

Radio and drama give children in India a voice

The school radio program gave disadvantaged children a voice by teaching them how to use radio to raise awareness of issues that mattered to them

New legislation on free birth registration in Aceh Besar, Indonesia

New legislation on free birth registration in Aceh Besar, Indonesia

Birth registration in Aceh Besar in Indonesia, is now free for children aged 0-6 years

20 day sprint sees registration of over 49,000 children in India

20 day sprint sees registration of over 49,000 children in India

Plan helped register the births of 49,835 children in Rajasthan, India, in just 20 days

Film star Anil Kapoor backs Plan’s campaign

Film star Anil Kapoor backs Plan’s campaign

Actor Anil Kapoor donated his fee from 'slumdog millionaire' to Plan India's UBR campaign

Mobile birth registration service across Sri Lanka

Mobile birth registration service across Sri Lanka

Plan Sri Lanka and the registrar general’s department conducted a series of birth registration mobile events throughout Ratnapura, Kandy, Matale, Moneragala, Badulla and Nuwara Eliya

I don't have a birth certificate because my father used it, like any piece of paper, to roll a cigarette

Cameroonian child