Read the latest media releases on Plan Ireland’s response to breaking international news stories as well as launches and media events. For all media queries contact Daniel English at +353 (0) 1 6599 601/ 086 3544954

Post Date: 18.02.15

Orphans struggle to restart school in Liberia

Post Date: 12.02.15

Young Love-It’s Complicated

Post Date: 05.02.15

Plan to Eradicate FGM

Ebola Brothers 1

Post Date: 03.02.15

Brothers survival gives hope in fight against Ebola

Port Loko District, where Plan works, has been one of the country’s most affected areas with Ebola. In towns across the district you will see buckets filled with chlorine for…


Post Date: 26.01.15

Final Evaluation for
Irish Aid supported EQuIP programme

Plan Ireland is requesting applications from research organisations, universities, academic institutes or think tanks for the final evaluation of Plan Ireland’s flagship Education programme – ‘EQuIP’ (Education: Quality, Inclusive, Participative)….


Post Date: 20.01.15

Children return to class as schools reopen after Ebola crisis

Schools are reopening across Guinea after seven months of closure due to the Ebola crisis. Hundreds of children who have missed out on lessons since July 2014 are returning to…


Post Date: 20.01.15

Plan International starts operations in Nigeria

Plan International is today (20th) launching its full country operations in Nigeria on making it the 13th programme country for the organisation in West Africa and 51st globally. Plan International Nigeria will focus…

Post Date: 12.01.15

Haiti Earthquake
5 years on

Haiti, building collapse

Post Date: 11.01.15

Haiti marks 5 year anniversary of devastating earthquake

220,000 killed and 3.5 million impacted by 2010 quake On January 12, 2010, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere was struck with a 7.0 magnitude earthquake near its capital…

Post Date: 06.01.15

Plan Worldwide Annual Review 2014