Taking choice seriously: understandings of decision-making about child marriage

Posted on February 18, 2021 at 10:19 am

Abstract In recent years, the international community has increasingly directed its attention to reducing the prevalence of child marriage, which ...

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Under Siege – Impact of COVID-19 on Girls in Africa

Posted on September 10, 2020 at 11:28 am

Throughout history, women and girls have been affected negatively and at a disproportionately higher rate by the outbreaks of epidemics ...

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Against my will: defying the practices that harm women and girls and undermine equality

Posted on August 27, 2020 at 11:34 am

Every day, tens of thousands of girls have their health, rights and futures stolen. Some are subjected to female genital ...

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Stand with Adolescent Girls and Young Women During and Beyond the COVID-19 Pandemic: Joint Statement and Recommendations

Posted on July 16, 2020 at 11:35 am

The global pandemic COVID-19 lays bare and exacerbates existing inequalities. For adolescent girls and young women in many places, this ...

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Webinar report: Adapting child marriage programmes in times of covid-19

Posted on June 17, 2020 at 9:15 am

Revisiting a webinar hosted by GNB Global Learning Working Group & Share-Net Netherlands 3rd June 2020 The current pandemic is ...

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Ready to marry? Exploring the dynamics of child marriage in Pakistan

Posted on June 2, 2020 at 12:22 pm

READY TO MARRY? EXPLORING THE DYNAMICS OF CHILD MARRIAGE IN PAKISTAN a blog by Albena Sotirova (Amsterdam Institute for Social ...

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Technical Note on COVID-19 and Harmful Practices

Posted on May 1, 2020 at 2:03 pm

Introduction COVID-19 has upended the lives of children and families across the globe and is impacting efforts to end child ...

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COVID-19 and Child, Early and Forced Marriage: An Agenda for Action

Posted on April 8, 2020 at 6:34 pm

Girls not Brides have released a brief titled “COVID-19 and Child, Early and Forced Marriage: An Agenda for Action”. Introduction The COVID-19 pandemic is already having a devastating effect on…

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Summary: Child marriage, Exploring choice and agency. Latest research, showcasing new perspectives on child marriage and its drivers

Posted on February 8, 2018 at 1:35 pm

Introduction On December 12th 2017, Share-Net Netherlands and Girls Not Brides the Netherlands, organized the expert meeting ‘Child Marriage, Exploring ...

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Child Marriage—and Divorce—in Zaatari

Posted on December 11, 2017 at 12:43 pm

ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP, Jordan—Child marriage among Syrian girls in the Zaatari refugee camp is on the rise. The practice of ...

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