Child marriage and the SDGs

Governments across the world have committed to end child marriage by 2030 through the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Find out how the SDGs relate to child marriage, and the key messages you can use in holding governments to account for their commitment to end child marriage.

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The Sustainable Development Goals and child marriage

Brief outlining the nine Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that depend on ending child marriage, with calls for accelerated action by governments and civil society involvement in holding them to account.

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Child Marriage: a Form of Violence Against Children

Girls who are married before 18 are more likely to suffer from intimate partner violence, including sexual, physical, psychological and emotional violence.

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