Community-participation and leadership
Empowerment and sustainability
Gender equity and inclusion
Working with government and institutions
- €54 million
25 September 2015Providing girls with good water, sanitation and hygiene facilities keeps them healthy, safe and in school, blogs Plan International's Cathy Stephen.
28 May 2015Confined indoors for 7 days, banned from using salt in food and made to miss school classes... Here, to mark Menstrual Hygiene Day on 28 May, girls from across the world bravely open up about the stigmas and difficulties they faced when they got their first period.
21 March 2015Changing social norms at community level is key to achieving sustainable sanitation, blogs Plan International's Darren Saywell.
19 November 2014A cheap, washable sanitary pad is helping girls in Uganda to get back to school this World Toilet Day, 19 November. Global press officer Jane Labous reports on how AfriPads and Plan’s Menstrual Health Management programme are changing lives.