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Sep 24, 2014, 15:38 ET Plan International Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Promote Equality and Safety in Schools

 Today, at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, Secretary Hillary Clinton and the Honorable Julia Gillard announced the...


Aug 11, 2014, 16:22 ET Plan International: The Best Way to Predict Ebola Outbreak's Future is to invent it

 The following statement is being issued by Dr. Unni Krishnan, Head of Disaster Preparedness and Response, Plan International: The current...


May 13, 2014, 12:51 ET Plan International Calls for Action on the Abduction of the Nigerian Schoolgirls

 "Plan International is extremely concerned that, nearly a month since the Nigerian schoolgirls were abducted, they and the other girls...


Nov 13, 2013, 17:30 ET Plan International Launches $25M Appeal for Survivors of Typhoon Haiyan

Plan International has launched a global appeal for $25 million to support the immediate needs of the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the...


Jul 11, 2013, 13:15 ET Children in charge - Plan International backs historic UN youth takeover

Campaigner Malala to make passionate plea for girls' education on 16th birthday Young people from all over the world will undertake the first...


Oct 08, 2012, 15:19 ET Plan International lança no Brasil a campanha mundial 'Por Ser Menina' e ilumina de rosa o Monumento às Bandeiras

A Plan International, organização humanitária de origem inglesa que atua há mais de 70 anos na promoção dos direitos...


Mar 15, 2012, 14:31 ET Plan International Hosts Global Celebrations to Mark 75 Years of Helping Children

 Plan International, one of the oldest and largest global development organizations, is commemorating 75 years of commitment to children with a...


Dec 19, 2011, 13:18 ET Day of the Girl Finally Dawns

Global children's organization Plan International is delighted at the United Nations' decision to recognize October 11th as the 'International Day...


Nov 07, 2011, 10:15 ET Plan International Pledges Extra $55 million for Education Projects

Over the next three years, global children-centered development organization Plan International will invest an extra $55 million in education...


Oct 31, 2011, 14:25 ET Baby 7 Billion: A Milestone for Girls' Survival Rights

LUCKNOW, India, Oct. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Child rights organisation Plan India today celebrated the birth of a girl in Uttar...


Oct 25, 2011, 12:54 ET Baby 7 Billion: Countdown Begins for a Girl in India

The countdown has begun for the birth of 'Baby 7 Billion' in India, says global child rights organisation Plan International. On October 31, the...


Jul 11, 2011, 09:40 ET Baby 7 Billion: Let India's Girls be Born

India must urgently tackle its "vanishing" girl population as the nation awaits the birth of the world's seven billionth baby, says child rights...