Plan International Lebanon works to end violence against girls and women by tackling the deep-rooted discriminatory norms and attitudes that justify abuse.
Supporting vulnerable girls
We also strongly condemn child marriage which has serious implications on girls’ health, psychosocial wellbeing and futures.
Our work primarily targets vulnerable girls and young women aged 10-24. We support them to gain the knowledge, skills and attitudes they require to exercise their sexual and reproductive health and rights.
We recognise the role that families and communities play – in both a positive and negative way – in how girls exercise their rights. As a result, we raise awareness of girls’ sexual and reproductive health and rights among parents, caregivers, family members and the wider community so they can support girls and young women.
We also train service providers so girls and young women have access to safe, quality services that respond directly to their specific needs.