In 2000, the leaders of the world promised to get all children in the world into school by 2015. But today, 58 million children are still missing out on the opportunity to go to school. All around the world young people have got together to demand that world leaders deliver on their promise of universal education.
To help make change happen through the power of advocacy, Plan worked with young people and partner organisations to develop an advocacy toolkit which provided everything youth need to join the millions of young leaders around the world to advocate for change.
Super Typhoon Haiyan has devastated large parts of the Philippines and affected all Plan Philippines programme areas (Eastern Samar, Northern Samar, Western Samar, Southern Leyte, Masbate and Occidental Mindoro). More than 40,000 sponsored children and families live in the affected areas.