A window into the future: involving boys to end child marriage

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 2 seconds

About the author

Poulami Sanyal

Poulami Sanyal is Project Officer, Measurement and Evaluation, for Landesa, a global organisation that partners to strengthen land rights for the world’s poor.

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