We believe in Paraguayan girls
We Believe in Girls is a regional and local movement that gives girls a voice and a platform to make the changes they want to see in their communities.
Plan International has worked in Paraguay since 1994 to achieve lasting impact on the lives of the most vulnerable children.
In Paraguay there are high rates of violence towards girls and women, there is a lack of education and services around sexual health, girls lack meaningful opportunities to participate in society and young people, particularly those who are female, indigenous or have disabilities, lack access to training and jobs.
Our vision for the next 5 years is to work with partners to transform Paraguay into an inclusive, egalitarian society, free of all forms of violence towards girls and women.
We work in development and emergency contexts to ensure that girls and young women can:
Plan International Paraguay has worked alongside the Ministry of Health to provide adolescents with quality information about their health through their smart phones.