Every year 15 million girls under the age of 18 are married. That’s an average of 40,000 girls every day who lose their childhoods and education because they become wives and mothers.

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Child Marriage-Free Zone

Child Marriage-Free Zone

By 2016 this project directly benefitted over 900 girls and women in Pakistan alone. The project empowered youth groups to campaign against child marriages, training marriage registrars on the issue and creating an online resource for information on the issue.

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Child marriage

Learn what child marriage is and why it is a global problem. Understand how it can disrupt girls' educations and the steps that can be taken to tackle the issue.