Population: 1.2 billion;
Capital: New Delhi;
Population living in poverty: 33%;
Population without sanitation: 66%;
Number of working children: 27 million.
Plan India is an Indian NGO working to improve the lives of disadvantaged children, their families and communities through an approach that puts children at the centre of community development.
Since 1979, we have been working with our partners to help children access their rights to proper healthcare, basic education, and healthy environment, protection from abuse and exploitation and participation in decisions that affect their lives.
Plan India currently works in 13 states in India, across 5400 communities and has touched the lives of over a million children.