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Plan International makes bold commitments to adolescent girls, including funding young activist groups

Bold commitments to adolescent girls at Generation Equality forum

2 July 2021

Plan International is proud to have made a set of 30 commitments across all six Action Coalitions at the Generation Equality Forum today. 

Facebook is committed to strengthening girls' online safety

Girl activists meet with Facebook platforms to tackle online abuse

1 July 2021

Facebook has invited girl activists to share ideas for creative campaigns raising awareness of how to report abuse, as part of ongoing efforts to tackle online-gender based violence.

A girl from Togo on her phone

Facebook, Google, TikTok, Twitter pledge to tackle online abuse

1 July 2021

Plan International welcomes commitments announced by Facebook, Google, TikTok and Twitter at the UN Generation Equality Forum to tackle online abuse.

HINGO Forum deeply shocked over killing of MSF aid workers

28 June 2021

Ethiopia Humanitarian International NGO Forum* (HINGO Forum) deeply shocked over the killing of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) aid workers.

Lessons from Sri Lanka

25 June 2021

How we are learning from the mistakes we made when closing our Sri Lanka operations in 2019. By Gunvor Kronman, Chair, Plan International

Maria migrated to Ecuador from Venezuela with her father.

Adolescent Venezuelan girls feel unsafe in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru

20 June 2021

For World Refugee Day, Plan International launches a research study on the situation of refugee and migrant girls and adolescents from Venezuela, living in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. 

G7 leaders must fund their girls' education declaration to support girls affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

G7 leaders must fund ambitious girls' education targets

14 June 2021

We welcome the Girls’ Education Declaration endorsed on Sunday but remain concerned that financial commitments do not go far enough to address the massive financing gap facing the education sector.

Digital solutions key to ending child marriage in Asia

25 May 2021

Digital tech could be the key to ending child marriage by 2030, according to new research conducted by Plan International in the Asia-Pacific region. 

Girl wearing Plan International face mask at school in Kaya department

Girls say education is area of life most affected by COVID-19

10 May 2021

Girls and young women have named education as the area of their lives most affected by COVID-19 in a study carried out in 14 countries.