Culture in action: street theatre raises awareness of child marriage in Pakistan

In the time it has taken to read this article 54 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

Safeer Ullah Khan

Safeer Ullah Khan is the coordinator of the Bedari Theater Programme.