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Child marriage in humanitarian contexts

Year: 2020

Conflicts, generalised violence and disasters resulting from natural hazards are devastating millions of lives and severely impacting communities. Impacts for girls include multiple adverse outcomes, of which child marriage is one. This brief summarises what we know about this issue and where we need to accelerate action to meet global development targets by 2030.

TAGS: Fact sheet and brief International Conflict and humanitarian crises Advocacy