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Girls' rights platform

Girls' rights are human rights: Positioning girls at the heart of the international agenda

Why we campaign for girls' rights

41,000 girls are forced into marriage every day
At least 200 million girls and women alive today have been subjected to female genital mutilation/cutting
Half of all sexual assaults are committed against girls under 16 years old.

About PLAN International

Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organisation that advances children's rights and equality for girls. We strive for a just world, working together with children, yound people, our supporters and partners.

Equal Measures 2030

Plan International is a partner of Equal Measures 2030 – a global civil society and private sector-led partnership – that connects data and evidence with advocacy and action, helping to fuel progress towards gender equality.

Because I am a Girl

The Because I am a Girl movement is dedicated to ensuring justice and equality so that girls everywhere can learn, lead, decide and thrive. Join the movement and receive the latest updates and action alerts