Case Studies

Haiti crisis is depriving girls of their right to protection…

Life is hard for girls in Haiti. Disease, hunger and gang warfare has brought the country to its knees and there appears to be no end in sight
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Cash transfers support families at breaking point in Haiti

Mireille's family has been profoundly affected by the desperate food shortages. Cash transfers from Plan International have helped feed her family.
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“Widespread misery” in Haiti, says young activist…

Families in Haiti have been profoundly affected by multiple crises that are exacerbating one another. Despite the hardships, Stephanie, 20, is learning new skills to create a better future.
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When there is a lack of food, health is no longer a priority…

Salinda and her family are among the hardest-hit by the food crisis in Haiti. Plan International is responding to their immediate needs.
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Haiti’s economic crisis puts children’s education at risk…

Plan International Haiti is distributing cash transfers to families affected by the country's economic crisis and food shortages to help them meet their needs and pay for children's education.…
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Emergency plans help families stay safe during disasters

"Now we are aware of why we are most affected during disasters", Diana, 17 years old.
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Cash transfers help Haitian families in crisis

China admits there have been times when the family hasn’t been able to eat for two or three days at a time, putting her and her unborn baby at greater risk
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Mothers struggle to feed their children amid Haiti’s food…

"Since I don't have enough money to feed them, anyone can try to harm them in exchange for food, especially the girls, who are more vulnerable".
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Rising prices affect the economy of families with lower income…

“When things were not so expensive we could eat 3 times a day, but now it is different..."
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Mother, pregnant and hungry: The face of the hunger crisis in…

“I am pregnant and I suffer from malnutrition, because I don’t get food normally. Sometimes I don’t eat anything for a day..."
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Health and gender equality strengthened in 5 countries

We’re removing barriers to quality health services girls and young women face in Bangladesh, Ghana, Haiti, Nigeria and Senegal to reduce maternal and child mortality.
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