Delaying marriage for girls in India. Formative research to design interventions for changing norms

Organisation: International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) Year: 2011

This report examines efforts to prevent child marriage in the states of Rajhastan and Bihar and finds that deeply entrenched norms are slowly changing through promising interventions to delay marriage and encourage girls’ education. It makes various recommendations towards the development of an integrated intervention strategy to delay marriage.

TAGS: Report India South Asia Education