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media-centre - 12 May 2024

Plan International Australia responds to Rafah invasion

A military invasion of Rafah, as announced by Israel this week, can only be a humanitarian catastrophe, leading to horrific loss of life. Humanitarian aid and fuel have now been completely blocked from entering through the Rafah crossing, a crucuial aid corridor, since Sunday May 5. This is unacceptable and will lead to even more suffering. 

media-centre - 2 May 2024

Plan International Australia joins Global Day of Action to end arms transfers to Israel

As the people of Gaza face relentless bombardment, death, and destruction on an unprecedented scale, Australian organisations including Plan International Australia, Oxfam Australia, Save the Children, ActionAid, Amnesty International, Muslim Aid Australia, APHEDA-UnionAid Abroad, Australian Palestinian Advocacy Network (APAN), the Australian Council for International Development, Australian Council for International Development and Trade Unionists for Palestine are supporting the global call for an end to the transfer of arms to Israel.

media-centre - 15 April 2024

One year of conflict has cast Sudan into a catastrophic humanitarian crisis 

One year on since the conflict in Sudan began the country faces a “catastrophic humanitarian crisis”, according to girls’ rights organisation Plan International. The conflict, which began on 15 April last year, has now killed over 13,900 people and left 25 million people in need of humanitarian assistance – 14 million of these are children. Over 8.4 million people have been displaced, of whom 1.7 million have fled to neighbouring countries.

media-centre - 21 March 2024

Plan International Australia launches emergency Sudan appeal to help children and families engulfed in “invisible” crisis

Almost a year since conflict engulfed Sudan, almost 25 million people – the equivalent to the entire population of Australia – are still in life-threatening danger and desperate need of humanitarian assistance. Humanitarian and child’s rights organisation Plan International Australia has launched an emergency appeal to raise urgent, life-saving funds in response to this disaster.

media-centre - 19 March 2024

Famine imminent in northern Gaza

The situation in Gaza is catastrophic, with famine now imminent, according to the IPC partnership’s latest report. This human-made situation will worsen rapidly unless significant, immediate measures are taken.

media-centre - 16 March 2024

Humanitarian crisis deepens in Haiti calling for immediate aid

Plan International is deeply concerned by the significant increase in violence in Haiti. Gang violence has now displaced more than 362,000 people from their homes, a figure that has increased by 15,000 in just 10 days. Of those displaced from their homes, one in three (32%) are children and adolescents.

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