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What we do
The plan
take action to support four million girls to get an education and fulfil their potential
  • Where
    WORLDWIDE
  • What
    BECAUSE I AM A GIRL
  • Impact
    Girls can transform their lives and the world around them
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What we do

Plan works for children and their communities to help realise children’s rights. We work across a range of sectors, including education, health, child protection, child participation, economic security and water and sanitation.

Plan pioneered child sponsorship 75 years ago, and today over 100,000 people in the UK sponsor a child through us. Find out more about sponsoring a child with Plan UK

Plan UK’s current focus is on the promotion of the rights of adolescent girls and responding to and preparing for disasters worldwide.

  • Plan’s global themes of work
  • Plan values children's ability and right to participate in decisions about issues that affect them
  • Join a campaign to achieve positive change for boys and girls in the poorest countries.
  • Influencing politicians and decision makers to develop policies and programmes that work for children
  • With the support of our partners we achieve lasting change for children and families around the world
Latest News
  • Ashraful wanted an education. For the 14-year-old opportunity lay in the metropolis of Dhaka, Bangladesh, but life on the streets was full of perils. The International Day for Street Children offers children the chance to speak out so that their rights cannot be ignored.
    09-Apr-14
  • Young Rwandan filmmakers are coming together to mark 20 years since the end of the genocide as part of a Plan-supported film competition to promote reconciliation.
    07-Apr-14
Latest Blogs
  • THE National Disaster Preparedness Day is observed by the government of Bangladesh on the last Thursday of March every year. This year, the day’s theme was ‘Durjoger nei dinkhon, prostut thakbo sarakhon’ (we shall be prepared always as disaster may strike at any time).
    14-Apr-14
  • THE National Disaster Preparedness Day is observed by the government of Bangladesh on the last Thursday of March every year. This year, the day’s theme was ‘Durjoger nei dinkhon, prostut thakbo sarakhon’ (we shall be prepared always as disaster may strike at any time).
    14-Apr-14
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