1 in 5 girls around the world is denied an education by the daily realities of poverty, violence and discrimination.
Gender-based violence and sexual violence are barriers to girls moving beyond primary education.
10 million girls become child brides each year and all too often they are forced out of education.
Plan’s Because I am a Girl campaign aims to reach 4 million girls directly – improving their lives with access to school, skills, livelihoods and protection.
Glowing pink landmarks, giant erasable walls and Plan events across the world marked this year’s International Day of the Girl.
Thank you! We’ve smashed through our target of getting 1 million raised hands in support of girls’ education - but we're not stopping there...
Malala was shot because she dared to be a schoolgirl. But violence isn't the only thing stopping girls from getting an education.
Every year, 10 million girls are forced or coerced into marriage.