Child marriage and adolescent pregnancy: policy brief
This policy brief looks at the incidence and trends of child marriage and adolescent pregnancy in Mozambique.
Despite a gradual decline in rates over the past decade, child marriage is still a widespread problem with long-term consequences for girls and their children.
For change to happen, the policy brief calls for a vigorous response from government, civil society and development partners working at both the national and community level.
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