Alliance of men & boys working to end child marriage launched in Pakistan

Photo: Tom Pietrasik

In the time it has taken to read this article 40 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 3 seconds

About the author

Qamar Naseem

Qamar Naseem is the coordinator of MEN UNiTE and founder of Blue Veins.