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5 powerful comic books tackling child marriage

Photo credit: CARE

Child marriage: what do social norms have to do with it?

Photo credit: 2016 - Smita Sharma - Human Rights Watch

6 facts you need to know about child marriage in Nepal

Photo credit: Mandy Glinsbockel | Aura Freedom International.

The roving shelters: improving girls’ lives in post-earthquake Nepal

Photo credit: UNICEF Nepal.

Update: Nepal holds Girl Summit on Ending Child Marriage

Photo credit: Aisha Faquir | World Bank

The Nepal Girl Summit must lead to real change, says Human Rights Watch

Photo credit: Save the Children

Ending child marriage in South Asia: a regional action plan

Child Bride Radhika Sunar, now aged 17,
photographed at a health centre in Daman Town, Makawanphur District, Nepal, Thursday 21 April, 2016. Radhika is 6 months pregnant. Jane Mingay/GNB

From child, to bride, to mother in Nepal: Radhika’s story

17-year-old Anjana M., married at 14, sits outside her home with her two-year-old daughter Ishita. Anjana’s aunt and uncle pressured her to marry her husband because of rumors about her relationship with him. Photo credit: 2016 - Smita Sharma - Human Rights Watch

Meet Nepal’s child brides and grooms

Photo credit | Oslo Freedom Forum

Nepal: Rachana’s story, from potential child bride to community leader

Photo credit: Plan Asia

Nepal: “I do not want to get married before completing my education”

The story of Samjhana's grandmother who was married at the age of seven.

Samjhana’s story, Nepal




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Lessons learned from national initiatives to end child marriage

Author Ellen Travers, Matilda Branson

This report explores lessons learned from the growing number of national initiatives to end child marriage around the world, particular with regards to implementation.


Ending impunity for child marriage in Nepal: a review of normative and implementation gaps

Author Sonali Regmi, Melissa Upreti, Purna Shrestha

This policy brief looks at the legal gaps and inconsistencies related to child marriage in Nepal, and provides recommendations on how to address them.


“Our time to sing and play” Child marriage in Nepal

The report highlights the alarming rise of love marriages and provides detailed recommendations about how the government can take more steps to prevent child marriage.


Understanding and addressing child marriage. A scoping study of available academic and programmatic literature for the HER CHOICE Alliance

Author Katie Hodgkinson, Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research

This study provides an in-depth look at the issue of child marriage across the Her Alliance 11 focus countries

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Post war trends in child marriage in Sri Lanka

This report by FOKUS WOMEN explores the issue of child marriage in a post-war context in Sri Lanka and provide recommendations to better address the issue in this context.

UNICEF UNFPA - Mapping initiatives South Asia

Mapping of child marriage initiatives in South Asia


This report maps out existing initiatives to address child marriage and support married girls in eight South Asian countries.

CARE - Cultural context of CM in Nepal, Bangladesh

The cultural context of child marriage in Nepal and Bangladesh: findings from CARE’s Tipping Point project

This CARE report provides insights into what drives child marriage in the Terai region of Nepal and the haor areas of Bangladesh.

Case studies (Etudes de cas)

Des espaces d’accueil adaptés aux besoins des femmes et des filles après le séisme au Népal

Author: Girls Not Brides  |  28.09.2016

Case studies (Etudes de cas)

Female-friendly spaces in a post-earthquake Nepal

Author: Girls Not Brides  |  28.09.2016


Child, early and forced marriage resource guide

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

Toolkits (Boite à outils)

Universal Periodic Review: successful examples of child rights advocacy

Author: Diarra Diop, Save the Children  |  01.01.2014

Girls Not Brides materials

Lessons learned from national initiatives to end child marriage

Author: Ellen Travers, Girls Not Brides  |  17.07.2015

Fact sheets (Fiches info)

Fiche d’information: stratégie multisectorielle du Népal pour mettre fin au mariage des enfants

Author: Girls Not Brides  |  04.06.2015

Fact sheets (Fiches info)

Fact sheet: Nepal’s multi-sectoral strategy to address child marriage

Author: Girls Not Brides  |  04.06.2015