1 in 5 girls around the world is denied an education by the daily realities of poverty, violence and discrimination.
Gender-based violence and sexual violence are barriers to girls moving beyond primary education.
10 million girls become child brides each year and all too often they are forced out of education.
Plan’s Because I am a Girl campaign aims to reach 4 million girls directly – improving their lives with access to school, skills, livelihoods and protection.
Plan’s new advocacy toolkit equips young people to call for their right to an education, blogs Plan CEO Nigel Chapman.
Plan and partners are taking the call to end child marriage to the United Nations in Geneva with a striking photo exhibition 'Too Young to Wed'.
Malala was shot because she dared to be a schoolgirl. But violence isn't the only thing stopping girls from getting an education.
65 million girls across the world are out of school