This Plan International policy brief analyses the gaps and opportunities in legal and regulatory frameworks associated with child marriage in Malawi.
Plan International review analyses domestic and regional legislation that prohibits and/or perpetuates child marriage in Malawi.
Author Agnes Odhiambo, Human Rights Watch
Human Rights Watch documents the impact of child marriage on girls in Malawi, examines shortcoming of exisiting programmes, and makes recommendations to end child marriage.
Author Equality Now
Provides legal research on the implementation of age of marriage laws in 18 countries and illustrates the impact of child marriage on a girl’s life through case studies.
This factsheet is part of a series of country profiles for 41 countries with a child marriage prevalence of 30 per cent or more, put together by UNFPA in October 2012.
Author: Together for Girls | 31.07.2015