COVID-19 and beyond: a new approach for girls in crisis
Recommendations from consultations with girls and women who are refugees or internally displaced, on preventing the longer-term consequences of COVID-19.
- Lotte ClaessensTechnical Advisor - Adolescents in Emergencies, Plan International Sweden
Refugee and displaced girls have hope despite COVID-19
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 SandisonPlan International Centre of Excellence for Girls in Displaced Settings.
The fragile state of unemployed youth during COVID-19
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.
Will we listen to them?
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.
We must protect girls and women from the lasting economic impacts of COVID-19
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 McLaughlinSenior Policy and Advocacy Advisor for Economic Empowerment
COVID-19: Supporting girls across Kenya
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 VorleyPlan International Kenya Country Director
Ayúdenos a apoyar a las niñas y niños más vulnerables
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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Time for Change: COVID-19, Connectivity and Equality
As societies go into lockdown, girls and women are more vulnerable than ever to damaging exclusion. Connectivity is a right and a vital lifeline for millions.
- Phumzile Mlambo-NgcukaExecutive Director of UN Women
Plan International Philippines fights infodemic, targets vulnerable sectors, children and girls in COVID-19 response