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Adolescent Girls in Crisis front cover

Adolescent Girls in Crisis: Voices from Beirut

18 June 2019

This report explores the experiences of adolescent refugee girls - within two age brackets of 10-14 and 15-19 years- navigating the urban spaces of Beirut in order to access services and opportunities.

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Tackling the Taboo: Ending child, early and forced marriage

13 June 2019

This report captures promising gender transformative work on child, early and forced marriages taking place in politically and culturally conservative contexts, including programmes led by grassroots organisations. 

Adnan Melki carrying one of his two daughters

State of the World's Fathers

12 June 2019

This report has a big ambition: we are calling for nothing less than full equality between women and men, in the workplace and in the home.  The third State of the World’s Fathers is rooted firmly in a feminist analysis of care, and the belief that unpaid care work must be valued as much as paid work, and shared equally between men and women.

Sharon, 19, lives in an informal settlement in Kampala where danger is ever present

Unsafe on the Streets

9 April 2019

This report looks at street harassment perpetrated by groups of men and boys across five major cities: Lima, Madrid, Kampala, Delhi and Sydney.

#GirlsTakeover the chief of police in Indonesia on International Day of the Girl

What's the evidence? Youth Engagement and the Sustainable Development Goals

14 January 2019

This study represents an encouraging body of evidence, both primary and secondary, which will inform future practice and policymaking with regard to young women and men’s contributions towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

We must accelerate efforts to eliminate child marriage in Asia.

Time to Act! Accelerating Efforts to End Child, Early and Forced Marriage in Asia

10 January 2019

Plan International firmly commits to preventing and eliminating child,  early and forced marriage through holistic interventions and in partnership with a range of actors and stakeholders. Building on the comprehensive body of research into the root causes and detrimental consequences,  we have further invested in identifying and exploring the effective interventions and strategies that have proven to be significantly reducing  this widespread practice. 

Artwork made during workshop to build young peoples disaster resilience in Valenzuela

COP24 Policy Brief

5 December 2018

Those who have contributed least to climate change are bearing the brunt of its impacts and will face the huge task of finding future solutions. Plan International is calling on governments to take action, and civil society and donors to provide support to ensure that the needs and rights of children, especially girls, are at the heart of efforts to reduce emissions and climate change impacts.

Plan International staff member takes Hapsatou's arm measurment which shows she is no longer malnourished

Lake Chad Programme Strategy

20 November 2018

This new Lake Chad Programme Strategy (2018 - 2023) outlines Plan International’s bold ambition to transform the life of girls and their families in the Lake Chad Region. It moves beyond a humanitarian vision towards a full spectrum programme, working at the nexus of humanitarian and development efforts to promote children’s rights and gender equality.