How my sister's story fired in me a passion to stand up to child marriage

In the time it has taken to read this article 31 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

Humphrey Nabimanya

Humphrey Nabimanya is a youth advocate, co-founder of Reach A Hand Uganda.

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