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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
  • €145 million
    invested last year in the right to protection and assistance before, during and after emergencies
  • 51
    disaster response programmes carried out globally in 2015
  • 16,765
    people trained to respond to the Ebola outbreak in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea

  • 20 July 2016
    In the 3 months since the Ecuador earthquake, Plan International has been helping thousands of students return to school and provided 500 scholarships to ensure children don't miss out on education.
  • 19 July 2016
    Plan International is joining calls for a lasting solution in South Sudan to safeguard the lives of children put at risk by the recent outbreak of fighting.
  • 15 June 2016
    At first glance, life has returned to normal in the Ebola-affected countries of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone – but many challenges remain. To mark this year’s Day of the African Child, 16 June, this photo series looks at the impact of Ebola on children and how we are supporting them to rebuild their lives.
  • 6 June 2016
    Girls are powerful agents of change and must be included in the response to crisis situations by world leaders, blogs Vicky, a 19-year-old girl advocate from El Salvador.