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National marriage registration to enforce child marriage laws in Pakistan

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird commits support to end child marriage

Break taboos and engage men: key steps to end child marriage in Pakistan

  • Qamar Naseem

Your chance to bring child marriage to the attention of the US government!

Stephanie Sinclair, human rights photographer, interviewed by Christiane Amanpour on child brides

Ending child marriage a “personal commitment” of US Secretary of State Clinton

Early marriage robs children of their opportunities

  • Graça Machel, Archbishop Desmond Tutu

Finding an ally: Building partnerships with the media on child marriage

  • SOLID Nepal

“Child marriage: a global human rights tragedy” Senator Dick Durbin addresses the US Senate

Family planning and child brides: fulfilling their right to choose

Evelyn's story, Liberia

UK parliamentarians hear testimony on child marriage; Girls Not Brides reflects

My dream is for every Yemeni girl to live a safe life, Deputy Minister tells UK parliamentarians

  • Jamela Saleh Al-Raiby

“Am I something to be sold?” Child voices at heart of Indian conference on child marriage

20 years see a decline in child marriage among the young in South Asia but older girls still at risk

“School comes first, marriage comes later” declares girls’ rights defender in Chad

  • Adam Kakaye Abakar

World Health Assembly recognises we must address early marriage. It’s now time for WHO action

US Senate passes legislation calling for action on child marriage. Why does it matter?

  • Girls Not Brides

United States Senate Passes Legislation to Prevent Child Marriage

Wait for the matoke to ripen: Encouraging communities to delay early marriage in Uganda

  • Moses Ntenga