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Girls in Timor-Leste taking a selfie together

7 inspiring things young people from Timor-Leste have achieved in 2017

What an eventful year! In 2017 young people from Timor-Leste have been truly inspiring and they have shown that children and youths can make a difference. Read what they have achieved in this past year.

A 43 year old mother - Nang.

Vaccinations keep children healthy and mothers happy

Having access to vital vaccinations while children are young helps ensure that they will live healthier, better lives.

Participating youth at a conference in ADB Headquarter in Philippines.

Forging partnerships to leave no one behind

Senait Gebregziabher, Regional Director for Plan International in Asia, blogs on the significance of youth’s contribution to the development of the Asia region by engaging them as active partners and placing them at the heart of development.

Boy flies a homemade kite made out of plastic bags

Makeshift toys help Rohingya children cope in exile

Most children arrive at the camps with nothing but the clothes on their backs. Yet despite all they have endured, they still find a way to be kids.

Josna is a WASH facilitator from VERC, working with Plan International to support children and families in the camp.

A day with Plan International's Rohingya Response team

More than 604,000 Rohingya people, the majority of them children and women, have fled violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State and arrived in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar. Plan International’s emergency response teams are now on the ground implementing water, sanitation and hygiene and child protection projects.

Let's Adapt: The Climate Change Adaptation Game

Let's Adapt: the Climate Change Adaptation Game

Let's Adapt games provide fun and engaging ways to teach children and communities about climate change.

Plan International Myanmar holds a community meeting on child protection awareness

Plan International partners with AFPPD

A strategic collaboration to advance and protect the rights of all children in Asia

Varsha (19) now works at a call centre after receiving training by the Saksham Project

DRIVING INCLUSIVE ECONOMIC GROWTH IN ASIA: WHY GIRLS MUST ENTER THE WORKFORCE

Equal economic opportunities and inclusive work environments provide space for youth, especially girls and disadvantaged children, to explore their interests and expand their potential.

Youth employment solutions digital ecosystem

Youth Employment Solutions Digital Ecosystem

The YES! Digital Ecosystem: an innovative online tool designed for the most marginalised.

Our results last year
  • 296,508
    community members learn about gender equality
  • 21,394
    communities have benefited from Plan International programmes in Asia
  • 291,734
    people, including girls and women, are trained on economic security programmes

Stay in Touch

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Learn how Plan International is working with civil society coalitions across Asia for the realisation of children's rights: Civil Society Asia.

Key contacts

Senait Gebregziabher

Regional Director, Plan International in Asia
Nattasuda Anusonadisai

Nattasuda Anusonadisai

Regional Communication Specialist, Plan International in Asia
Address
14th Floor, 253 Asoke Building
Sukhumvit 21 (Asoke) Road
Klongtoey Nua
Bangkok
Wattana 10110
Thailand
+66 (0) 2 204 2630