Sponsor a child in Nicaragua

Sponsoring a child in Nicaragua with Plan international is one of the easiest ways to improve the lives of all children and to make sure girls have access to equal opportunities.


By becoming a child sponsor, you guarantee a child – and all children in their community – have everything they need to grow, learn and plan for their futures.


You help tackle the root causes of discrimination, exclusion and vulnerability, and support some of the world’s most vulnerable children to thrive.

Key Challenges for children in Nicaragua


  • Nicaragua is classified by the World Bank as the second poorest country in Latin America and the Caribbean – almost 80% of the population lives on less than US$2 a day.
  • Around 43% of the population are living in poverty.
  • Youth unemployment is high and there are few job or training opportunities in rural areas.
  • Nearly two in three people living in rural areas do not have adequate sanitation facilities.

Yes, I’ll sponsor a child in Nicaragua and support a whole community to thrive

Sponsor a child in Nicaragua