Plan International and girls from across the globe are highlighting the urgent needs of adolescent girls in disasters at the first World Humanitarian Summit taking place in Turkey.
On 18 May the Children's Emergency Relief and Protection Act was signed into law in the Philippines. Plan International, together with other organisations, played crucial roles in the passage of the act, which aims to protect children in disasters and emergencies.
Plan International's new multi-partner global research project will measure progress for girls and women to ensure governments deliver on their development promises.
Plan International is working with volunteers like Johana, 18, to keep children safe following the Ecuador earthquake, however urgent needs still remain.
Plan International is setting up a series of child-friendly spaces to help support the needs of children affected by the Ecuador earthquake.
On Earth Day, this series of photos shows how we are supporting the use of solar power to help children access their rights to education, hygiene and sanitation and protection.
Plan International has started delivering aid to communities hardest-hit by the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that rocked the west coast of northern Ecuador on 16 April, killing more than 500 people.
Plan International staff have reported widespread devastation following the earthquake that hit the northern coastal town of Muisne in Ecuador on Saturday.
Togo is starting to overcome its deadly meningitis outbreak. Alongside our work on disease prevention in communities, Plan International has been supplying free medicines to improve access to treatment in affected areas.