Regional launching of the Safe-back-to-School Guide in the Asia region

August 6, 2020 On 28 and 29 July 2020, the Asia-Pacific Coalition for School Safety (APCSS)’s members, together with Asia South Pacific Association for Basic and Adult Education, and Norwegian Refugee Council, organised two webinars to launch the inter-agency resource...

Yumuna also has a right to safety in school

August 3, 2020 Plan International has been working on school safety in Nepal through a project called “Strengthening Community Resilience to Disaster through School Safety Initiative (SCRSSI)”. Of the increased safety that it recorded, Plan International...

A Teacher beyond the Campus

August 3, 2020 Plan International Philippines has been working with a school in Daram municipality, in Western Samar to promote safe school and develop the capacity of the school community against the disaster. This captures a story of lead teacher who after underwent...

Weighing up the risks: school closure and reopening under COVID-19

July 17, 2020 In an effort to prevent the transmission of Covid-19, governments around the world have closed schools. School closures are negatively impacting the well-being of children and young people and, in some contexts, might not be effectively reducing...

Plan International Pathway to Resilience Framework

July 17, 2020 Plan International is continuing to work on climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction and recognizes these as key strategies in strengthening resilience to identified shocks and stresses. Plan International’s new approach considers all shocks...