What we do in Sudan

Learn more about Plan International’s key areas of work in Sudan.

Children playing in a Plan International-run child-friendly space in a refugee camp in Sudan

Early childhood

We support vulnerable children aged 0 – 5 to grow up equally valued and cared for so they can thrive in communities and societies that respect children’s rights and equality.

Girls at school in Sudan


We support vulnerable children to complete a quality, inclusive education in formal and non-formal settings so they have the knowledge to succeed in life.

Safa, 26, in her café which is safe space for feminist activism in Kosti

Youth employment and empowerment

We support young people to take the lead in their lives so they can make key economic and social decisions in their communities.

Girls' club members learning about the dangers of FGM

Protection and equality

We ensure vulnerable children live in communities free from all forms of violence, traditional harmful practices and discrimination so they are able to make key decisions about their bodies and lives.

Boy collects food at border reception centre in Kassala state

Humanitarian response

Supporting vulnerable children to live in resilient communities and have free, safe access to life-saving services during and after natural disasters and conflicts.