We work with children, youth and families in 12 countries across Latin America and the Caribbean.
Our work in communities focuses on promoting gender equality and supporting children and young people to exercise their rights.
As part of this, we are working to end harmful practices like child marriage and teenage pregnancy, so girls and young women can take the lead in their lives and their communities.
Lesly: We have fun and forget about the disaster
After the floods that affected more than 130,000 children in Peru's Piura region, Plan International's response has started in earnest with the distribution of humanitarian aid to more than 3,000 affected families.
Venezuela’s girls at risk of violence and exploitation amid unrest
Plan International is extremely concerned about the impact of the current political turmoil in Venezuela on the country’s children, especially girls.