Plan International Finland
Plan International is a global children’s charity. We work with children in the world’s poorest countries to help them build a better future. For over 70 years we’ve been taking action and standing up for every child’s right to fulfil their potential by: - giving children a healthy start in life, including access to safe drinking water - securing the education of girls and boys - working with communities to prepare for and survive disasters - inspiring children to take a lead in decisions that affect their lives - enabling families to earn a living and plan for their children’s future. Plan International Finland is the national office of the Plan International federation in Finland, providing fundraising and programming support to Plan International's work, and carrying out advocacy and campaigns in Finland.
Organisations / agencies covered
Plan International Finland is a member of the federated organisation Plan International, whose programmes are implemented by an independent legal entity (Plan International Inc.). For IATI purposes, Plan International Inc and its country offices are treated as separate funded institution and implementing organisation. Initially, Plan Finland will report on projects funded by the Finnish Ministry of Foreign Affairs then move towards reporting data on all grants raised by Plan International Finland and implemented by Plan International Country Offices. Some grants may not be reported on under the terms of our exclusions explained below.
Timeliness of Data
As soon as a contract is active it will be published in the next update. Data published on an annual basis will be published within six months of receiving consolidated information.
Frequency of publication
Frequency of publication (extra comments)
We will publish data at minimum on an annual basis
Units of Aid
Segmentation of Published Data
We will publish all data in a single data file.
Data Definitions and References
We will exclude information on activities whose publication could endanger the security of the staff or assets of Plan or its implementing partners, or of the communities and children we work with. We will exclude information from projects that have budgets under 100,000€, as well as projects with timelines of less than one year. We will exclude project information related to corporate partnerships if the partner requests that information not be published. We will publish information on projects that are live at the time of publication, and will not publish historical data. In line with Plan's Child Protection Policy, no data that could place individual children at risk of potential abuse or exploitation will be published. Donor names may be excluded under data protection requirements if private individual donors wish to remain anonymous, or if this is required under the terms of a contract with a donor. Exclusions are as per the organisational "Open Information Policy"
Our data reporting target will be limited to grants/ activities over 100,000€.
Organisational historical financial information will be externally audited. Project finances (data for which originates in country offices) will generally be internally verified by Plan International Finland programme and/ or finance staff. Project documents will be reviewed by Programme or Fundraising staff prior to publication.
Akvo RSR is used to communicate the data and create the IATI file. We expect to have links to the data available on our website (http://www.plan.fi) by January 2016 and an integrated interface which will display relevant data by December 2016.
User Interface Website