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Young mother returns to education to realise her dream on YouTube

Young mother returns to education to realise her dream

Richelle dropped out of school after becoming pregnant at 16. Now 24, flexible learning provided by Plan International and the Philippines government has helped keep her dream of becoming a teacher alive.

Young Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow on YouTube

PERU's Young Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow

This project, developed by Plan International together with the Scotiabank group, seeks to develop entrepreneurial skills in young men and women, and to provide them with tools to make their business ideas come to life.

Child-Friendly Spaces in South Sudan - Plan International on YouTube

Child-Friendly Spaces in South Sudan - Plan International

Plan International has been setting up day centres across South Sudan to provide a safe environment in which children affected by the country’s conflict and food crisis can learn and play.

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.

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.