Plan has been working for and with children for more than75 years. We currently develop programmes in 50 low andmiddle income countries across Africa, Asia and the Americasto promote child rights and lift millions of children out of poverty.We focus on the inclusion, education and protection of the mostmarginalised children in partnership with communities, local andnational government and civil society.Plan works with more than 90,000 communities each year,covering a population of 84 million children. Plan is independent,
with no religious, political or governmental afliations.
“No enduring solution to the majorchanges of our day – from climate changeto political and economic instability topoverty – can be solved without the fullparticipation of the world’s women andgirls. This means paying real attention tothe State of the World’s Girls.”
Michelle Bachelet, Under-Secretary-Generaland Executive Director UN Women, 2012