Population: 16 million;
Languages: French, Bambara, Berber, Arabic;
Population living in poverty: 50%;
Annual mortality of children (0-5 years): 121,000;
Population without sanitation: 78%.
Plan emergency teams are providing vital aid to children and families displaced by the Mali conflict – including food, education and child protection.
Plan has been operating in Mali since 1976, helping poor children to access their rights to health, education, protection and livelihoods.
We work to bring long lasting improvements to children’s lives across 39 municipalities in Mali and 292 village communities.