Plan's work in Africa started in Ethiopia in 1974 and now covers 25 countries. From improving education to rolling out health programmes, we work with children and their communities to help break the cycle of poverty.
Child marriage continues to hinder girls
Twenty five years after the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child was established, child marriage continues to violate girls’ human rights, warns Plan International.
Plan and Kenya First Lady talk children’s rights
The First Lady of Kenya Margaret Kenyatta has held talks on children’s rights with Plan International Kenya in Nairobi.