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COVID-19 quarantine centre conditions must improve in Nepal

26 June 2020

Chetana, a youth reporter from a Plan International Nepal programme, blogs on her concerns about COVID-19 quarantine centres in her country and what must be done to improve them.

  • Chetana
    Youth Reporter

Are you ready to fight together against the pandemic? 

26 June 2020

Manju, a youth reporter from a Plan International programme, blogs on the ways COVID-19 is affecting girls’ lives in Nepal.

  • Manju
    Youth Reporter
The adolescent girls programming toolkit gives recommendations on mitigating the lasting effects of COVID-19 on refugees and displaced girls.

COVID-19 and beyond: a new approach for girls in crisis

19 June 2020

Recommendations from consultations with girls and women who are refugees or internally displaced, on preventing the longer-term consequences of COVID-19.

  • Lotte Claessens
    Lotte Claessens
    Technical Advisor - Adolescents in Emergencies, Plan International Sweden

Refugee and displaced girls have hope despite COVID-19

18 June 2020

Action for refugee and displaced girls must involve consulting them on both issues and solutions. A blog by Sharon Chikanya and Richard Sandison of the Centre of Excellence: Girls in Displaced Settings.

  • Sharon Chikanya and Richard Sandison
    Plan International Centre of Excellence for Girls in Displaced Settings.

The fragile state of unemployed youth during COVID-19

3 June 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has put millions of people worldwide out of work. In the Philippines, this has had a particular impact on young people.

COVID-19 vs Children's Rights op-ed

Will we listen to them?

1 June 2020

A joint op-ed about the impact of COVID-19 on children in Cambodia by Prashant Verma - Country Director of ChildFund Cambodia, Gwynneth Wong - Country Director of Plan International Cambodia, Elizabeth Pearce - Country Director of Save the Children International Cambodia, Sour Chankosom - Deputy National Director of SOS Children's Villages, Zoe De Melo - Project Manager of Terre des Hommes Netherlands and Daniel Selvanayagam -  National Director of World Vision International Cambodia. 

Saafatou, 15, from Niger, is making masks to sell to help keep her community safe.

We must protect girls and women from the lasting economic impacts of COVID-19

1 June 2020

We rely on women during crises. Their commitment must be seen and rewarded, blogs Maria McLaughlin, Senior Policy and Advocacy Advisor for Economic Empowerment.

  • Maria McLaughlin
    Senior Policy and Advocacy Advisor for Economic Empowerment
Mother helps her daughter wash her hands at one of the handwashing stations in Kibera

COVID-19: Supporting girls across Kenya

12 May 2020

As Kenya responds to the COVID-19 pandemic, girls' specific needs must not be overlooked, blogs Plan International Kenya Country Director, Kate Maina Vorley.

  • Kate-Maina Vorley - Country Director, Plan International Kenya
    Kate Maina Vorley
    Plan International Kenya Country Director

Ayúdenos a apoyar a las niñas y niños más vulnerables

7 May 2020

Es tiempo de reflexionar y pensar que hay personas que están pasando momentos complicados, con muchas limitaciones y que necesitan de nuestro apoyo. Si quieres ayudar y no sabes cómo, te invitamos a unirte a la iniciativa de Plan Internacional Honduras y donar un kit de alimento e higiene.

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