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Michelle Obama and girls campaigner Nurfahada on stage in New York

Michelle Obama and girls campaigner demand education

30 September 2015

Plan International’s girl advocate, Nurfahada, 16, from the Philippines, joined the First Lady of the United States on stage in New York to demand education for all teenage girls. 

Freida Pinto at a Plan International education project in Ethiopia

Freida Pinto leads World's Largest Lesson

28 September 2015

Plan International Global Ambassador Freida Pinto is fronting the World’s Largest Lesson. The event will be held in classrooms on every continent, reaching up to 550 million boys and girls.

Plan International-supported girl advocates outside the UN in New York

Girls call on world leaders to keep the promise of SDGs

25 September 2015

Girl advocates from across the globe have called on  world leaders to deliver the gender fairness and girls’ rights that are at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals to ensure the sweeping ambitions of the 15-year global development agenda are realised.

Syrian refugees singing together in a child-friendly space

Video: Support for Syrian refugees in Egypt

23 September 2015

Many Syrian refugees are seeking sanctuary in Egypt. This film shows how Plan International is supporting refugee children and their families there.

Together For Good

Nickelodeon Together For Good voting goes live

17 September 2015

The voting phase for Nickelodeon and Plan International’s Together For Good campaign is now live, so it’s time to select your winner! 

Chelsea football players Katie Chapman and John Terry display the Plan International logo

Chelsea Football Club supports Plan International

14 September 2015

Chelsea Football Club is set to help transform the lives of thousands of children around the world, as the club unveils its new global charity partner, Plan International.

Young Syrian refugee Mouaiad with his mother

Side by side with Egypt's Syrian refugees

11 September 2015

Plan International is providing assistance to Syrian refugee families in Egypt, particularly children. This series of photos shows how we are helping help young refugees recover and return to education

Plan International CEO Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen

Development must change says new CEO

28 August 2015

The new CEO of Plan International says the development sector will need to change how it works in order to fulfil the promise of the Sustainable Development Goals

School on Wheels

All aboard the Mumbai school bus

27 August 2015

In the slums of Mumbai, India, children are more likely to go out to work than to school. This new video from Plan International shows how a travelling bus which doubles as a school is ensuring children still get the education they deserve.