Girls Not Brides
joined Pathfinder International and Women Deliver for an informative Twitter chat on women and girls as catalysts for change (#girls4change). Thanks to all of you who participated!
In case you missed it, here are some of the highlights of the conversation:
In the time it has taken to read this article 3 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