When it comes to ending child marriage, involve young people!

Photo: Graham Crouch

In the time it has taken to read this article 46 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 author

Leila Billing

As Head of Partnership Development at Girls Not Brides, Leila is responsible for all aspects of member engagement across the partnership.