PLAN International

Type: Organization
Name: PLAN International
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Presentation of the Governor General's Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case

Take a moment to think about the people who matter to you the most. Now imagine their rights being stripped away, their lives marginalized, their opportunities seized. It is easy to say that this is unacceptable and unfathomable, but much harder to take ... [Published Noodls - 12 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

NGOs, Institute partner to train 400 youth on employment skills

Plan International Tanzania Project Coordinator, Simon Ndembeka (R) speaks with the media shortly after visiting the youth who benefited from a training programme sponsored by the National Bank of Commerce at the Nduvini Auto Works Ltd.Plan International ... [Published IPP Media - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Web Wanders: The tale of a bride

How far would you go to create awareness for a social cause that you are championing?You could, of course, use any of those typical tactics: Telling friends and family by word of mouth, making posters to convey the message or even organising a public ... [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Former Kamlari Joins Campaign For Girls' Education

KATHMANDU, Oct 19: Urmila Chaudhary, a girl rights activist, has been appointed as campaign ambassador for ´Because I am a Girl´ (BIAAG) in Nepal. BIAAG is a campaign of Plan International that aims to help girls raise their voices, especially for their ... [Published MyRepublica.com - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

5.9M Filipino children suffering more

Close to a year after Haiyan strikes the PhilippinesBy Cong B. CorralesTHE JOYS of the season may not be as felt as much by 5.9 million children in areas struck by Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in the Philippines), especially in Eastern Visayas where the super ... [Published Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Youth are Promoting Open and Responsive Governments!

These are all stories from last week’s . Over 300 young leaders from government, academia, civil society and the international community convened to hear speakers, engage with peers and learn new tools to support their work in promoting open governments. ... [Published World Bank - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

‘Yolanda’ recovery: From ‘it can’t be fixed’ to ‘we’ve done a lot’

MANILA, Philippines — Despite many criticisms that the recovery and rehabilitation of areas devastated by Supertyphoon Yolanda (international name:Haiyan), an international non-government organization said that the pace has actually been faster compared ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Plea to protect girls from abuse

LAKE Zone residents have been urged to protect the girl child by eliminating various forms of discriminations that include rape, torture and all sorts of abuse.Acting Mwanza Regional Community Development Officer, Ms Susana Ndunguru told the 'Daily News' ... [Published Daily News TSN - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

‘Because I am a Girl': new report shows women are still not treated equally

Dublin, Ireland: African Woman of the Year (2012), Justina Mutale has launched a report on “PATHWAYS TO POWER: Creating Sustainable Change for Adolescent Girls” to mark the United Nations International Day of the Girl.");}Ms Mutale , who is also Honorary ... [Published The South African - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

CIO of children's charity: Data re-org will change the giving game

Top 5 reasons to deploy VMware with TegileThere’s nothing charitable about working in the third sector. In fact, it’s extremely unforgiving, as children’s charity Merlin discovered in 2013.The charity merged with Save the Children after management determined ... [Published The Register - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

PLAN calls for laws to protect chiefs fighting against child marriages

PLAN International in Luapula says efforts by traditional leaders to end child marriages are being frustrated by lack of laws to protect them.Provincial child protection programme coordinator, Buumba Chityaba, said traditional leaders were not protected ... [Published Zambia Post - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Childrenâs needs must be prioritised in wake of Cyclone Hudhud

Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation.NEW DELHI – (14 October): DISASTER relief agency Plan International is prioritising the needs of children and vulnerable people, as the organisation responds ... [Published AlertNet - Oct 14 2014]

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"Before implementing the programme, we conducted a market scan to identify potential labour markets for youth employment, both formal and informal...All in all, we need to produce what the market needs, that’s why our graduates get employed while others can easily employ themselves,” he added."
"My appointment as a campaign ambassador is a recognition of the plight many girls who suffered the most in their childhood in Nepal."
"This is the new normal. Development that is inclusive, disaster and climate resilient, and ensures that that children are prepared for whatever comes their way, no matter how rich or poor they are"
...jet arrived in Dallas/Fort Worth at 8:16 pm local time and stayed overnight at the gateway for thorough cleaning before it flew out the next day. "The safety and security of our customers and employees in our primary concern ... Frontier will continue to work with CDC and other government agencies to ensure proper protocols and procedures are being followed" the airline said in a statement. YouTube/ARIRANG NEWS

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Presentation of the Governor General's Awards i... [Published Noodls - 12 hours ago]
Eco Femme | Cut from a different cloth [Published Livemint.com - 18 hours ago]
NGOs, Institute partner to train 400 youth on e... [Published IPP Media - 23 hours ago]
Web Wanders: The tale of a bride [Published thestar.com.my - Oct 20 2014]
Former Kamlari Joins Campaign For Girls' Education [Published MyRepublica.com - Oct 19 2014]
Growing up with poverty, disasters [Published Rappler - Oct 18 2014]
Sierra Leone: Preventing the Ebola outbreak fro... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 17 2014]
Youth are Promoting Open and Responsive Governm... [Published World Bank - Oct 17 2014]
5.9M Filipino children suffering more [Published Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism - Oct 17 2014]
Game Of Thrones Stars Face Up To Violence Again... [Published Look to the Stars - Oct 17 2014]
‘Yolanda’ recovery: From ‘it can’t be fixed’ to... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Oct 17 2014]
What does it mean to be a girl? [Published The Intelligencer - Oct 17 2014]
Girls in their own words [Published Al Ahram - Oct 17 2014]
Ebola Threatens Financial Viability Of Aviation... [Published International Business Times Australia - Oct 17 2014]
Plea to protect girls from abuse [Published Daily News TSN - Oct 16 2014]
We need to talk about violence against girls [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 16 2014]
‘Because I am a Girl': new report shows women a... [Published The South African - Oct 16 2014]
Norwegian Preteen 'Marrying' 37-Year-Old Man [Published Care2 - Oct 16 2014]
Full listing of Aboriginals, women featured in ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Oct 16 2014]
CIO of children's charity: Data re-org will cha... [Published The Register - Oct 16 2014]
PLAN calls for laws to protect chiefs fighting ... [Published Zambia Post - Oct 16 2014]
E Samar guv asks officials to support nutrition... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Oct 16 2014]
Girls edu lifeline to women empowerment [Published The Nation Pakistan - Oct 16 2014]
Zimbabweans Celebrate Rural Women's Achievements [Published VOA News - Oct 15 2014]
End the Cycle: Empower our Girls [Published Child Finance - Oct 15 2014]
Photo Taken at LA’s One Bunker Hill a Winner in... [Published RENTV.com - Oct 14 2014]
Mutale advises women to be assertive [Published Zambia Post - Oct 14 2014]
Childrenâs needs must be prioritised in wake of... [Published AlertNet - Oct 14 2014]
Social News 14/10 [Published VietNamNet Bridge - Oct 14 2014]
Child bride 'marries' 37-year-old [Published CHINAdaily.com.cn - Oct 14 2014]
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Sierra Leone: Preventing the Ebola outbreak fro... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 17 2014]
Source: PlanCountry: Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone Posted by Killen Otieno, Plan's Head of Food Assistance and Nutrition The Ebola health crisis could quickly turn into a food security crisis, blogs Plan’s Head of Food Assistance & Nutrition, Killen ...
CBRE Urban Photographer Of The Year Title Award... [Published theCSRfeed - Oct 13 2014]
2014 Competition Draws 11,500 Entries from 79 Countries SOURCE: CBRE Group, Inc. DESCRIPTION: Los Angeles, October 13, 2014 /3BL Media/ – German photographer Marius Vieth has been named the winner of the CBRE Urban Photographer of the Year competition ...
MICROCAPITAL BRIEF: International Finance Corpo... [Published MicroCapital - Oct 13 2014]
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the US-based World Bank Group that aims to improve the living standards of people in developing countries, recently announced that it will partner with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, a ...
Philippines: Leading child rights organizations... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 13 2014]
Source: Save the Children, Plan, World VisionCountry: Philippines Manila, Philippines –Three of the country’s largest child rights organizations, Save the Children, Plan International, and World Vision, unite to push passage of House Bill 5062 or the ...
World: Global coalition launched to tackle yout... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 09 2014]
Source: PlanCountry: World 8 October 2014: Plan International has joined the World Bank and partners to launch a global coalition to tackle youth unemployment - one of the most pressing problems the world will face over the next decade. More than 1 billion ...
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