Solidarity in the face of hostility: civil society and the media work together to end child marriage in Pakistan

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In the time it has taken to read this article 44 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

About the authors

Mashooque Birhamani

Mashooque Birhamani is the Chief Executive Office of Sujag Sansar Organization (SSO).

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