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09/20/2016 - $64.5 million in new humanitarian funding is unprecendented, says Plan International Canada

09/20/2016 - Plan International Canada has high expectations for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to take feminist approach to refugee crisis at UNGA

09/17/2016 - Plan International Canada congratulates Global fund on reaching $13B goal, urges world not to forget most vulnerable, adolescent girls

09/15/2016 - Need a source: Plan International Canada spokespeople at Global Fund Replenishment Conference

07/05/2016 - Leading for peace in Colombia – Plan International Canada launches new initiative to support victims affected by armed conflict

05/02/2016 - It’s time to hold the world accountable for action on girls’ rights

05/02/2016 - Madame Sophie Grégoire Trudeau joins Plan International Canada for the Girl Empowerment Forum

04/28/2016 - Support to the survivors of the Ecuador earthquake

04/22/2016 - 60 Days for 60 Million Displaced People

04/21/2016 - NEED-A-SOURCE: Nepal Earthquake - One Year Later Update from the field: Plan International on-the-ground in Nepal

03/15/2016 - Plan International Canada joins global partners at UN conference to empower girls around the world

03/10/2016 - Rick Mercer and Plan International Canada congratulate winners of the ninth annual Spread the Net Student Challenge to prevent malaria

03/07/2016 - Caroline Riseboro joins Plan International Canada as President and CEO

03/07/2016 - Plan International Canada calls on Canadians to unleash the power of their voices for girls’ and women’s rights

03/02/2016 - Syria joint campaign and matching fund ends, but humanitarian needs remain

03/02/2016 - #LiftHerUp this International Women’s Day

02/08/2016 - More Assistance Welcomed for Syrian Refugee Crisis

02/08/2016 - Born On Time: new Canadian-led initiative tackles leading cause of child mortality

01/21/2016 - Plan Canada welcomes four new members to the Board of Directors

01/14/2016 - Plan Canada welcomes Caroline Riseboro as new President and CEO

01/07/2016 - A New Year Brings New Hope from Canada for Syrian Relief Efforts

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Plan Canada Media backgrounder

For media inquiries, please contact:

Irene Whittaker-Cumming

Senior Manager, Communications
Plan International Canada
T: 416-920-1654 ext. 549 C: 647-284-9575
IWhittakercumming@plancanada.ca


Kaili Colford

Senior Manager, Media and Public Relations
Plan International Canada
T: 416 920-1654 ext. 350 C: 647-459-7557
KColford@plancanada.ca

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