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Child protection

Plan International is committed to enabling children to achieve their full potential and ensure their overall well-being, which can only be achieved in a protective and conducive environment
Our Child protection results to date
  • €43 million
    invested in the right to child protection last year
  • 51,299
    members of staff of partner organisations trained
  • 168,620
    community members trained in 2015

  • 19 June 2017
    Supporting girls in refugee camps to confidently manage their periods plays a huge role in keeping them in school and reducing the risks they face, blogs Plan International’s Zeynep Sanduvac.
  • 9 May 2017
    The low social status of marginalised adolescent girls exposes them to daily violence, our latest research warns. That this abuse is largely accepted threatens progress that could be made towards equality.
  • 9 May 2017
    Plan International welcomes the release of 82 schoolgirls from Chibok, who were abducted from their hostel in 2014. Of over 270 who were abducted, however, 113 remain captive.
  • 27 April 2017
    An innovative use of a video game to help girls make their communities safer shows how connecting girls with technology can help them speak out on the issues they care about the most, blogs Plan International's Emma Winiecki.