What’s next for the Generation Equality Forum?

Photo: UN Women, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 via Flickr.

In the time it has taken to read this article 53 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

Related content

Informal child marriages in Mexico: findings from new INSAD report

A day in the life of Itzel, a 15-year-old bride in Mexico