Child marriage in humanitarian settings

Organisation: Girls Not Brides Year: 2017

Child marriage is a critical issue in both crisis and stable contexts. This brief outlines what we know about child marriage in humanitarian settings (conflict, natural disasters and displacement), highlights a number of initiatives which address it, and includes recommendations on what more needs to be done.

It has been informed by the experience of a number of Girls Not Brides members and partners working in these settings.

The brief comes with a list of useful resources on the issue.

TAGS: Fact sheet and brief Girls Not Brides materials International Conflict and humanitarian crises Violence against girls