Can religious leaders be our best allies to end child marriage?

In the time it has taken to read this article 62 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

About the author

Julie Rialet

  • Research & Policy Associate

Girls Not Brides

Julie Rialet is Research & Policy Associate at Girls Not Brides. As Research & Policy Associate, Julie works within the Learning Team to conduct research, highlight solutions to address child marriage and support members to learn from each other.

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