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Child marriage still popular in rural Sierra Leone

Namisa (not her real name), bowed her head, with a shy smile, a shiny face and dressed in a traditional blouse and lappa and her head covered with a white head scarf. … Read More»

LEBANON: Kidnapped Teen Bride by Jamie Dettmer, The Daily Beast, November 6, 2013

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Why traditional Chiefs like me must stand against child marriage ~ Chief Nzamane

Fathers and male elders make the decisions around early marriage. … Read More»

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JOURNEE INTERNATIONALE D E LA JEUNE FILLE: Le mariage par « colis express » ou "mariage par exportation" une forme d'esclavage

Le mariage en « colis express » ou "mariage par exportation" à la base du désespoir pour nombreuses filles Congolaises. … Read More»

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CHILD MARRIAGE AS I HAVE SEEN IT

How can you have hope when you do not know what it means? … Read More»

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No Sustainable development without the Girl Child Education

January 1, 2013: Discussing with my elder sister…. … Read More»

YEMEN: Child Bride in Yemen Dies of Internal Bleeding on Wedding Night Reuters, September 11, 2013

NEPAL: Pen and Poltergeist by Sangita Thapa, Huffington Post, July 25, 2013

Commentary:
South Sudan: Ending Child Marriage Will Require a Comprehensive Approach by Agnes Odhiambo, IPS, June 27, 2013

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A child bride I once knew.

(Originally published for 'the WIP', this article made it as a feature story on International Woman's Day) … Read More»

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