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Ending child marriage & meeting the needs of married children: The USAID vision for action

Organisation: USAID Year: 2012

This report outlines the United States Agency for International Development’s strategy for addressing child marriage, which relies on three key principles:

  • Cultivate partnerships broadly
  • Mobilise communities to shift norms that perpetuate child marriage
  • Address the unique needs of married children in programmes

The report also explains where USAID will prioritise its efforts to address child marriage, and discusses promising programmatic interventions to prevent child marriaage and support married children.

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