Deadly Earthquake strikes Lombok Island

A series of earthquakes have rocked Lombok Island, the famous tourist destination in Indonesia, with the biggest, on Sunday 5 August, measuring magnitude 6.9. Over 430 people were killed and nearly 1,400 people were injured. The deadly tremor – accompanied by dozens of aftershocks – has caused widespread damage. In the most affected area of...
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The father-daughter duo tackling teen pregnancy

Welcoming a new baby to the family is a joyous occasion. However, for teenage girls who are experiencing dramatic physical and mental development, unintended pregnancy not only is harmful to their health but also hinders their chance for a bright future. According to the World Health Organization, pregnancy and childbirth complications are the leading cause...
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Plan International Hong Kong Youth eNews (August 2018)

Education News Plan International Hong Kong ‘Be a Change-maker 2019’  Apply NOW! Application Deadline: 3 Oct 2018 (Wed) Youth people who are interested in social and child protection issues are cordially invited to join “Be a Change-maker 2019”. Throughout a series of activities from October 2018 to May 2019, including training workshops, Cambodia 7-day exposure trip,...
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Plan International Hong Kong “Be a Change-maker 2019”

Nurturing young people as change-makers with global perspective and the ability to take action, through experiential activities, training workshops, overseas exposure trip, and community seed project! Apply NOW! Deadline of application: 10 Oct 2018 (Wed) Introduction Plan International strives for a just world that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. We cordially invite young...
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Conference on Safeguarding Children’s Best Interests

This Conference co-organised by CCPL, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong and Plan International Hong Kong, aiming to serve as a vehicle for thought leadership in driving systemic change in how professionals and practitioners working with children carry out child-related assessments and decision making in the realm of policy and its implementation.  ...
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