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The girls take the bus back to their villages. Since Vikalp Sansthan was founded, it has stopped 8,000 child marriages, helped with the education of 10,000 girls and dealt with over 2,000 cases of domestic violence.
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India: the teenage girls standing up to patriarchy

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Celebrating change makers: Priya Shankar co‑founder of Girls Health Champions

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Celebrating change makers: Kriti Bharti, founder of The Saarthi Trust, India

Photo credit: Graham Crouch | Girls Not Brides
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A window into the future: involving boys to end child marriage

Photo credit: Save the Children
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Ending child marriage in South Asia: a regional action plan

Photo credit: Pippa Ranger | Department for International Development (DFID)
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Family planning for married girls: lessons learned from ICFP 2016

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Protecting girls from child marriage: survivors, activists speak out

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India: “Stay in school. You can change the world.” A child bride’s mission to end child marriage

Photo credit: Vikalp Sansthan
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India: teenage girl from Rajasthan campaigns against child marriage

Usha Choudhary with girls - Vikalp, India
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India: Letting girls believe in their dreams again. Usha’s story

Defying expectations: Laxmi chose sports over child marriage
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I believe I can: Laxmi’s story, India

13-year-old Moushumi, India, avoided child marriage after enrolling in Landesa's land programme
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Now, it is Moushumi’s turn

Child bride Reena wants her better life for a young sisters - a life free of child marriage.
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India: a young bride fights back, Reena’s story

Black and white drawing of a young girl entitled "It's a girl".
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Poem: “I remember”

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Reducing child marriage in India: a model to scale up results

Author Jyotsna Jha

Building on a district level analysis of child marriage in India, this report develops a strategic framework for scaled-up programmes to reduce child marriage.

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District-level study on child marriage in India: what do we know about the prevalence, trends and patterns?

Author Padmavathi Srinivasan, Nizamuddin Khan, Ravi Verma, Dora Giusti, Joachim Theis, Supriti Chakraborty

ICRW with support from UNICEF have undertaken an analysis of the prevalence and key drivers of child marriage at the district level in India.

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Child marriage and early child-bearing in India: risk factors and policy implications

Author Jennifer Roest

This policy brief explores the causes of child marriage and early child-bearing in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, India, and the factors which help to prevent them.

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Teenage marriage, fertility, and well-being: panel evidence from India

Author Abhijeet Singh and Patricia Espinoza Revollo

This working paper by Young Lives looks at the predictors and consequences of teenage marriage and pregnancy in India.

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Making change with cash? Impact of a conditional cash transfer programme on age of marriage in India

Author Priya Nanda, Nitin Datta, Elina Pradhan, Priya Das and Sneha Lamba

This brief examines the impact of a governmental conditional cash transfer programme on the age of marriage for girls in Haryana, India.

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Factors shaping trajectories to child and early marriage

Author Renu Singh, Professor Uma Vennam

This policy brief by Young Lives looks at the individual, household and community factors that explain the different pathways to marriage among children in India.

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Tackling child marriage and early childbearing in India

Author Sindhu Nambiath, Frances Winter

In this policy brief, Young Lives looks at child marriage rates in India, and recommends five areas of interventions to address child marriage and early childbearing.

Case studies (Etudes de cas)

“Main kuch bhu kar sakti hoon” – Je suis une femme et je peux tout réaliser : une initiative multimédia

Author: Girls Not Brides, Population Foundation of India  |  01.02.2016

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Multi-media edutainment initiative ‘Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon’ – I, a woman, can achieve anything

Author: Girls Not Brides, Population Foundation of India  |  01.02.2016

Guides

Child, early and forced marriage resource guide

Author: Alison M. Glinski, Magnolia Sexton, Lis Meyers  |  01.09.2015

Toolkits (Boite à outils)

Remedies for forced marriage. A handbook for lawyers

Author: International Center for the Legal Protection of Human Rights (INTERIGHTS)  |  01.01.2014

Videos (Vidéos)

Approaches to ending child marriage: what does the evidence tell us?

Author: Girls Not Brides  |  19.05.2015