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Find here reports, policy briefs and factsheets about child marriage, as well as capacity building tools for organisations and individuals working to end child marriage.

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Fact sheet and brief

Child marriage and female genital mutilation/cutting

Updated brief exploring the common drivers of child marriage and FGM/C, and includes recommendations for integrated policy and programming to catalyse change for girls at every level. 

Fact sheet and brief

Girls’ education and child marriage

Brief exploring the key facts, two-way impacts, common drivers and solutions on education and child marriage. 

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Child marriage and girls’ education advocacy brief

Advocacy brief with key links between child marriage and girls’ education, with recommendations for how governments can take action. 


Leave no girl behind in Africa: Discrimination in education against pregnant girls and adolescent mothers

Report on pregnant girls’ and adolescent mothers’ right to education in Africa. 


More Than Brides Alliance: Endline evaluation report 2016-2020

This endline report covers the More Than Brides Alliance’s programme “Marriage: No Child’s Play” in India, Malawi, Mali, and Niger. The report presents results from an evaluation of this project,…

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Child protection and child marriage

This brief focuses on how investing in effective child protection systems can expand and accelerate action to prevent and respond to child marriage at scale. 

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Stand Up, Speak Out! Youth training manual

Training manual to strengthen youth leadership to address child, early and forced marriages and unions in Latin America and the Caribbean.  

Research article

CRANK child marriage research tracker

This research tracker is a curated resource with details of ongoing and upcoming research by members of the Child Marriage Research to Action Network (the CRANK). Use it to avoid duplicating research, and to identify priority research areas. 


Girls Not Brides Impact Report 2020

In our latest Impact Report, we showcase highlights from our achievements in 2020. It demonstrates the resilience and commitment of the movement to end child marriage, despite the challenges posed…

Case study

Child, early and forced marriage in India: What we know and what we need to know

This study covers the outcome of a National Consultation organised in New Delhi, India in February 2020 by Girls Not Brides and Children Believe. The purpose of this research was…