Africa Disrupt CSW68: Reclaiming our Dignity

Discover the essence of Africa Disrupt CSW68, a ground-breaking initiative spearheaded by African women seeking to decolonise the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York.


In the time it has taken to read this article 55 girls under the age of 18 have been married

Each year, 12 million girls are married before the age of 18

That is 23 girls every minute

Nearly 1 every 2 seconds

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The African Women's Development and Communication Network

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  • The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage

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