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Troubling news from Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ as minister suggests lowering marriage age to 14. A minimum age of 18 is essential to protect children from harm
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UNFPA-UNICEF Global Programme End Child Marriage 14h
Aydoudate Abdoulaye, 15, Niger: โ€œIf a girl of my age gets married, itโ€™s not good. I have a different perspective to many, going to school doesnโ€™t spoil a girl โ€“ quite the contrary.โ€
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California ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ introduces some restrictions on , but falls short of a total ban. ๐Ÿ”ž Lawmakers must to 18 to help
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" brings more harm than good", says Malaysia's ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Deputy Minister as pressure mounts on the government to
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Birth registration ๐Ÿ“ƒ can help address by proving children are too young. Good to hear announce UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง will spend ยฃ200 million addressing , including strengthening birth registration systems across Africa
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Maryam Ahmed 17h
I will be attending the UNGA to speak to policy makers on early marriage, girl empowerment and girl child education!
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"We can all be brave and bold." We โค๏ธ 's powerful new song ๐ŸŽผ & her fierce commitment to ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฝ
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UN Foundation Sep 23
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"Believe in the vision that you have for yourself in the future. Anything is possible. We can change the world as long as we are brave and bold." - rapper uses her voice and her music to fight child marriage and gender-based violence |
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"Measuring is challenging." Watch our webinar for tips on how to work with communities, ๐Ÿ‘ณ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘ฒ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿ‘ง identify & change norms to
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Girls Not Brides Sep 23
"A safe place for them to be able to speak up." ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿฝ In Mozambique ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ's Great Rift Valley, girls learn about health, family planning & their right to avoid , as well as conservation ๐ŸŒฟ
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Girls Not Brides Sep 23
How do social norms affect & gender equality? Watch the presentation from to learn more ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿพ
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Girls Not Brides Uganda Sep 2
We can't wait any longer. Thgee time to is Now. Stay tuned and updated about our upcoming We want to make that real impact. @bcimaGIRL
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Girls Not Brides Sep 23
"Girls can seek the same kinds of opportunities as boys." โ™€๏ธ โ™‚๏ธ A conservation project in Mozambique ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ is empowering girls to claim their education, their health & their right to a life free from ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿฝ ๐ŸŒฟ
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Orchid Project Sep 3
How are and ending? The community-led movement to end harmful practices is spreading. Together we can
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Girls Not Brides Sep 22
โ€œI want to urge the government to 1๏ธโƒฃ sensitize the community on basic rights and 2๏ธโƒฃ elders to allow girls to access education." In Kenya ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช, religious leaders call for ๐Ÿ“ฃ
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Girls Not Brides Sep 22
โ€œA girl is called her fatherโ€™s daughter, then she is her husbandโ€™s wife, and when she has a son, she is her sonโ€™s mother.โ€ Study suggests , & violence may be behind distressing prevalence of suicide for women in India ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ
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Girls Not Brides Sep 22
"I am against child marriage" says Malaysia's ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Deputy Prime Minister. After a second case hits headlines, pressure is mounting on government to
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Girls Not Brides Sep 22
โ€œThese teenagers are told that the only way they can escape these centres is to get married." investigates reports of British ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Somali ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด teenagers forced into
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Girls Not Brides Sep 22
โ€œI felt my life wasnโ€™t going anywhere." In this powerful series, learn about , violence & the challenges women and girls face every day in Zimbabwe ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ
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Girls Not Brides Sep 21
Malaysia's ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Deputy Prime Minister calls recent "consensual." โŒ Many child brides have no, or little, say in what happens to them ๐Ÿ”ž Many children lack emotional & physical maturity ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿฝ to choose if, when & who they marry
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