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Invisible girls: Melissa on YouTube

Invisible girls: Melissa

Melissa became invisible to her government when she was forced to leave school and so disappeared from official records. Without an education or skills, she now lacks opportunities and support to follow her ambitions.

Young Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow on YouTube

PER Young Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow

Invisible girls: Siphethangani on YouTube

Invisible girls: Siphethangani

In Zimbabwe many girls become invisible to their government because they are forced to leave school and disappear from official records. Siphethangani is determined to go to university, despite the challenges facing her, and follow her ambitions.Learn more about Counting the Invisible

Let Girls Lead - Anne Birgitte Albrectsen, CEO of Plan International. on YouTube

Let Girls Lead

Plan International CEO, Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen speaking at the Global Festival of Ideas in Bonn, Germany on Wednesday 1st March, 2017.

A Working Future for young people in Uganda on YouTube

A Working Future for young people in Uganda

Young people in Uganda are gaining skills, getting jobs and saving money thanks to a partnership between Plan International, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency and Accenture.Learn more about A Working Future

Including Satta on YouTube

Including Satta

Satta, 12, from Guinea, was born with one arm and lacked self-esteem as a result. Now she attends an inclusive school where her needs are met, and she is determined to follow her ambitions.

Burundi refugees in Tanzania: Child protection on YouTube

Safety for Burundian refugee children in Tanzania

Ines, 12, arrived alone in Tanzania as a refugee from Burundi. We’re working to keep thousands of children like Ines safe and helping them overcome the troubles they have experienced.

Invisible girls: Siphiwe on YouTube

Invisible girls: Siphiwe

Siphiwe became invisible to her government when she was forced to drop out of school. She turned to marriage to escape her home life but now has a young child and few prospects for the future. 

Wedding Busters: Child Marriage-Free Zones in Bangladesh on YouTube

Wedding Busters: Child Marriage-Free Zones in Bangladesh

Sixty-six percent of girls in Bangladesh are married under 18. Plan International is addressing this by supporting a children's organisation that works with local government and community-based organisations to create child marriage-free zones to stop early marriage.