Plan's work in Africa started in Ethiopia in 1974 and now covers 24 countries. From improving education to rolling out health programmes, we work with children and their communities to help break the cycle of poverty.
Redouble efforts to free Nigerian girls
Today marks 100 days since the Nigerian girls were abducted on April 14, 2014. Plan remains extremely concerned that they and the other girls still haven’t been freed.
Plan pledges £21m to stop child marriage
Plan International has pledged to raise £21 million (€27.3m) to stop child marriage across Africa and Asia.