Child marriage in the Middle-East and North Africa
This study explores child marriage in the Middle-East and North Africa and provides recommendations on how to better address it.
Interagency gender-based violence case management guidelines in humanitarian settings
These guidelines aim to provide standards for good practice to ensure gender-based violence survivors receive quality care in humanitarian settings.
Early marriage and pregnancy among Syrian adolescent girls in Jordan: do they have a choice?
This short editorial is a call to action on preventing and responding to child marriage and early pregnancy among the Syrian refugee community in Jordan.
The role of identification in ending child marriage
This report looks at how well-functioning civil registration systems, providing girls with effective birth certificates, play a crucial role in enforcing child marriage laws.
Regional seminar on child marriage during democratic transition and armed conflict
This report highlights discussions from the “Regional Seminar on Child Marriage during democratic transition and armed conflicts” in the MENA region organised in October 2015.
A study on early marriage in Jordan 2014
This report provides a snapshot of child marriage in Jordan, including within the Palestinian and Syrian refugee communities.
Too young to wed: the growing problem of child marriage among Syrian girls in Jordan
This report by Save the Children looks at the increasing number of child marriages among Syrian refugee communities in Jordan.
Protecting the girl child: Using the law to end child, early and forced marriage and related human rights violations
Provides legal research on the implementation of age of marriage laws in 18 countries and illustrates the impact of child marriage on a girl’s life through case studies.
Gender-based violence and child protection among Syrian refugees in Jordan, with a focus on early marriage
This study notes that economic and physical insecurity, among other factors that drive early marriage, is amplified in displacement.
Ending child marriage in the Arab region
Presents latest data on child marriage in the Arab region, which includes members of the League of Arab States (stretching from Morocco to Oman). Explains how ending child marriage would…