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Child Participation

We support children to exercise their rights as citizens, to express their views and to organise themselves. This helps ensure they live more secure and fulfilling lives
Our Child Participation results to date
  • €63 million
    invested in our child participation work in 2015

  • 19 May 2016
    Plan International welcomes the Philippine government’s commitment to ensure that children are prepared, protected and heard in disasters and emergencies through the enactment of the Children’s Emergency Relief and Protection Act.
  • 18 March 2016
    Sometimes, seemingly small steps can bring about quite extraordinary change. Nowhere is that more evident than in the way we raise our children, blogs Vernor Muñoz, Plan International’s Global Advisor on Education.
  • 12 February 2016
    When he was a child, Babacar Fall presented a radio show supported by Plan International Senegal. The opportunity helped transform his life. On World Radio Day – a day celebrating radio’s ability to support freedom of expression and gender equality – he is encouraging children to make their voices heard through radio.
  • 3 December 2015
    The voices of children with disabilities must be heard if we are to tackle the root causes of the discrimination they face, blogs Aidan Leavy on International Day of Persons with Disabilities.