The young women taking on male-dominated professions in Kenya
Meet Kenya’s next generation of welders and electricians. They’re all young women who are forging a new path, proving that stereotypes shouldn’t stand in the way of anyone’s ambitions.
The Maasai warriors committed to ending FGM
In Kenya, a new generation of Maasai warriors are speaking out against the harmful practice of female genital mutilation.
Former sponsored child provides skills training for children
Michael, 27, from Kwale Country, Kenya, is a former sponsored child with Plan International. Now, at the age of 27, he is working alongside Plan International to improve the lives of children in his country.
Young people work together to help end child marriage
Plan International held an inaugural youth conference in Zambia in September 2018 to provide a platform for young people across eastern and southern Africa to come together to discuss how to end child marriage.
Skills training provides a new dawn for Naiserian
Now, thanks to skills training, she has a good job and is spreading financial skills and knowledge throughout her community.
Children graduate as Champions of Change
Over 400 children have graduated as ‘Champions of Change’ after taking part in children’s clubs to support our work alongside girls to make cities safer places.
Getting an education against the odds
Despite facing many barriers in her life, Kavindu is determined to get an education with the help of a Plan International Kenya bursary.
Digital training for teachers spreads use of technology
Teachers in Tharaka North are now better able to teach children about digital literacy following training provided by Plan International Kenya.
Involving men in family care and support
Nicholas, 46, is a single father who was unable to support his 2 children. However, following skills and money management training, he has turned his family’s fortunes around and is now supporting other men in his community.