Children are at the heart of everything we do.
Plan International has adopted Child Centered Community Development (CCCD) as its programme approach. It is a rights-based approach where children’s best interests are at the heart of everything we do. We ensure that children’s voices are heard and have a role to play in the development process. Through the CCCD, we promote child rights and help lift millions of children out of poverty in five interrelated areas.
Education – We help children, young people and adults to obtain the knowledge and life skills they need to realize their full potential. Our initiatives include but are not limited to:
Health – We work to ensure children, adolescents and adults to have the means and knowledge to grow up healthy by:
Habitat – We work with children, their families and communities to focus and act on children’s habitat needs by:
Livelihood – We address the root cause of poverty and ensure the improved financial position of families leads to increased economic and social benefits for their children by:
Building Relationships – We passionately promote increasing understanding and unity among people of different cultures and countries through: