Author Mara Steinhaus, Natacha Stevanovic Fenn, Amy Gregowski, Suzanne Petroni
This report explores the pathways that lead to child marriage in Kenya and Zambia, and provides recommendations on how to address the issue in these contexts.
Author Eunice Muthengi, Tabither Gitau and Karen Austrian
This paper by Population Council looks at intimate partner violence among married adolescent girls living in urban slums in Kenya.
Author Judith-Ann Walker, African Journal of Reproductive Health
Exploring the harmful effects of early marriage in Sub-Saharan Africa and its impact on the health, education and economic well-being of young girls
Author Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Lynn S. ElHarake, The Council on Foreign Relations
This working paper examines the social, economic and cultural factors driving child marriage and the strategies for ending child marriage.
Author Priya Nanda, Nitin Datta, Priya Das, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
Describes the findings from the first survey to assess the impact of a conditional cash transfer program to prevent early and forced marriage in Haryana, India.
Author Jeffrey Edmeades, Robin Hayes, Gillian Gaynair, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
The report summarises findings from the evaluation of TESFA, a programme which supported married adolescent girls for three years in Amhara, Ethiopia.