Eyes that haunt: Life as seen by an Ethiopian child bride

Photo: David Snyder/ICRW

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

Gillian Gaynair

International Center for Research on Women (International Center for Research on Women (ICRW))

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