Global Meeting 2018: an overview

CHILD MARRIAGE IS ANY FORMAL MARRIAGE OR INFORMAL UNION WHERE ONE OR BOTH OF THE PARTIES ARE UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE.

EACH YEAR, 12 MILLION GIRLS ARE MARRIED BEFORE THE AGE OF 18.

THAT IS 23 GIRLS EVERY MINUTE.

NEARLY 1 EVERY 2 SECONDS.

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Girls Not Brides is a global partnership of more than 1000 civil society organisations committed to ending child marriage and enabling girls to fulfil their potential.

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Why a Global Meeting?

Connect

Build an ever-closer and more effective global partnership

Learn

Share knowledge and evidence about what works to address child marriage

Inspire

 Celebrate progress to ensure more action and resources

Align

Agree on next steps to achieve our common strategic objectives

The 2nd Girls Not Brides Global Meeting took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from 25 to 27 June 2018.

Highlights from the 2nd Global Meeting