Plan International Sweden is part of the global children's organization Plan International, with operations in 75 countries. They work on behalf of children to strengthen their rights and ensure that girls' equal terms are respected. Plan International is politically and religiously independent and all our work is based on the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
They work at grassroots level directly with the children, their families and local decision makers. In this way they create long-term change for individuals as well as entire societies. They are on disaster, but also work long term and preventive. At the same time, they are actively working to ensure that all countries around the world have the best interests of the children.
Plan International has over 10,000 employees and thousands of volunteers in 75 countries. The majority of our staff are local employees. Our National Collection Office is responsible for creating opinion and raising funds for operations in the over 50 program countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America.