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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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Child marriage and modern slavery

This position paper explores the connection between child marriage and modern slavery, outlines the key issues and offers recommendations for action.

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.

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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,…


Analyzing girl child marriage - Ethiopia deep dive

Developed by Fraym, this report provides a deep dive analysis on child marriage in Ethiopia, including local trends in child marriage prevalence, analysis of community contexts, and an exploration of…

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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.


Child marriage in humanitarian crises: Girls and parents speak out on risk and protective factors, decision-making, and solutions

Report on providing humanitarian practitioners with youth-centred guidance on how to prevent and respond to child marriage in displacement settings. Includes youth-friendly handouts and a special report on the impacts…

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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.


United States’ child marriage problem

Developed by Unchained At Last, this study presents how child marriage remains legal in most of the United States, impacting hundreds of thousands of children.