child marriage

The data raises questions about whether the immigration system may be enabling forced marriage, the Associated Press reports.
It reportedly took two weeks before the auction post about the South Sudanese girl was removed. By then, she was married.
Season 2, Episode 5 brings us two weddings and a funeral, Gilead-style.
Parents of the Texas teen have been charged with child abuse, and it's "highly likely" a man who offered the family $20,000 to marry her will be arrested.
Activist Sherry Johnson, who was forced to marry her rapist at the age of 11, said her “heart is happy” following the vote.
The Family Foundation of Kentucky opposes child marriage but wants to preserve parents’ say in their kids’ lives.
Gülmay Gümüşhan is fighting to end child marriage in Turkey, one business at a time.
These Cambodian women were promised a better life in China. Instead, they became pawns in a flourishing bride market.
A new report finds the practice of adults marrying girls as young as 12 is rampant across the U.S., despite evidence it threatens lifelong harm.
The declaration came at the end of a three-day conference of female Islamic clerics.
The two-year conflict has devastated the country and caused the practice to skyrocket.
M Niaz Asadullah, University of Malaya and Zaki Wahhaj, University of Kent Bangladesh is a global poster child when it comes
Women in Turkey enjoy far better legal protections than many of their Middle Eastern neighbors: sexual assault and domestic violence are punishable, and divorce laws give women a stake in marital property. But deep-seated, restrictive views of women's roles still foment violence.
Attendees at the COP22 conference in Marrakech, Morocco, this week to implement the UNFCCC Paris Agreement need to consider
“Marriage cuts off the dreams of young girls," says Memory Banda, the teen who helped raise the legal age to wed in Malawi.