Jennifer Buffett: let’s end child marriage in a generation

Photo: Cibele_Vieira/Clinton Global Initiative

In the time it has taken to read this article 11 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

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Jennifer Buffet

NoVo Foundation