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Emergencies

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

  • 25 April 2017
    Over the last two years, Plan International has raised €27.7 million to help 293,365 individuals – including 120,279 children – impacted by the 2015 earthquakes in Nepal.
  • 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.
  • 3 April 2017
    Plan International is asking for action to protect the 300,000 boys and girls who have been affected by flooding in Piura, Peru. Our emergency teams are currently providing food, water and hygiene kits to those affected.
  • 27 March 2017
    Seventy-eight people have died and over 100,000 left homeless after torrential downpours along Peru's Pacific coast. Plan International is at the scene providing food, water and building materials and supporting children in the community.