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Child Marriage

The Girl Summit: Two Years On

Last week ministers and activists gathered in the House of Commons to celebrate the second anniversary of the Girl Summit. Read More »

This Former Child Bride's Novel Is Becoming a Bestseller in Afghanistan

This former child bride wrote a book largely based on her harrowing journey and her novel is on its way to becoming a bestseller throughout Afghanistan. Read More »

This 15-Year-Old Syrian Girl Is Campaigning Against Child Marriage in Her Refugee Camp

This 15-year-old Syrian girl is campaigning against child marriage by offering drawing and acting classes to her peers in the Za'atari refugee camp in Jordan. Omaima Hoshan hopes she will be able to discourage them from making the mistake of marrying too early. Read More »

This Fierce Female Chief Terminated Nearly 850 Child Marriages

They call her the child marriage terminator. Theresa Kachindamoto is a female chief making strides in her community in central Malawi having annulled reportedly more than 300 child marriages in June alone, and close to 850 child marriages over the past three years. Read More »