Pakistani school attack shows dangers children face

Attack reminiscent of Malala Yousafzai assassination attempt



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Heidy, 3, was sitting alone playing with a stick and a stone, when we first came to visit her.


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What Makes Plan Different?

For almost 80 years we’ve been taking action and standing up for every child’s right to fulfil their potential. On a daily basis, our energy is devoted to making a difference for children living in poverty.

We stand up for children’s rights. We listen to the children we work with and find the best way forward together.

We trust in what we do and we strive to be open, accountable and honest.

We are different. We are Plan International.

What We Do

Global in scale but grassroots in approach, Plan strives to deliver an impact in everything that we do.


Why Children?

Because none of us can move forward if half of us are held back.


The Philippines - 12 Months On

Post Haiyan, the Philippines is being built back Safer, Stronger and Better


Because I am a Girl

Because I am a Girl is a global equality movement which transforms communities in developing countries by empowering girls.


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When you sponsor a child with Plan Ireland, you can see the impact you are having, following them and their community every step of the way.