Child marriage in Nepal: what do you do when it's by choice?

Photo: Ola Perczynska, Her Turn

In the time it has taken to read this article 48 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

Ola Perczynska

Ola Perczynska is programme manager at Her Turn, Kathmandu, Nepal

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