Girls movement reaches 5 million
Through more than 500 projects across the world, Plan International’s Because I am a Girl movement helped transform the lives of more than 1.9 million girls last year – bringing the total to almost 5 million girls reached directly since the campaign launched in 2012.
- Because I am a Girl
Law passed to end child marriage in Zimbabwe
Plan International has welcomed Zimbabwe’s landmark judgement, declaring 18 the legal minimum age of marriage, while all forms of child marriage have been deemed unconstitutional.
Governments must unite to help Syria's children
A coalition of non-governmental organisations including Plan International is pressing for more funding and assistance for millions of displaced Syrians at the 4 February London meeting of heads of state on Supporting Syria and the Region.
EU COMMISSIONER AIMS TO TRANSFORM GIRLS' LIVES
"Gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls in development cooperation is my priority; a key objective where I want to be at the forefront," says Neven Mimica, EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development.