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Working to build resilient communities and support children’s right to life with dignity and protection before, during and after disasters and conflicts.
Our Emergencies results to date
  • €134 million
    invested last year in the right to protection and assistance before, during and after emergencies
  • 67
    disaster response programmes carried out globally last year
  • 3,251
    Children accessed child-friendly spaces following the 2016 Ecuador earthquake

  • 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.
  • 23 May 2017
    Including children and youth in disaster risk reduction (DRR) decision-making processes can positively impact whole communities. Our experts in disaster risk management (DRM) and resilience Gloria Garcia and Jessica Cooke explain.
  • 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.
  • 25 April 2017
    The scale of apathy towards humanitarian support today is shocking, says Plan International's CEO Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen. Here she explains why critics of aid for East Africa have got it wrong.