#Child Marriage

  • Article: Iraq's Proposed Child Marriage Law Would 'Deprive' Kids of Childhood, UN Says
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    Iraq's Proposed Child Marriage Law Would 'Deprive' Kids of Childhood, UN Says

    Dec. 5, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The law could allow marriage for children as young as 9 years old. Read more

  • Article: How Goats, Sheep, and Chickens Are Eliminating Child Marriage in Ethiopia
    Girls & Women

    How Goats, Sheep, and Chickens Are Eliminating Child Marriage in Ethiopia

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 4, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The power of a pair of chickens. Read more

  • Article: 7 Reasons Child Marriage Is Horrible for Girls, According to The Guardian
    Girls & Women

    7 Reasons Child Marriage Is Horrible for Girls, According to The Guardian

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 30, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    We're well on board. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Creating More Child Brides, Report Finds
    Girls & Women

    Climate Change Is Creating More Child Brides, Report Finds

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    An alarming new report shows a dire consequence of climate change. Read more

  • Article: The UK Will Help 750,000 Women and Girls In Latest Push to End Gender Violence
    Girls & Women

    The UK Will Help 750,000 Women and Girls In Latest Push to End Gender Violence

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It will help eradicate violence against women and girls in all its forms. Read more

  • Article: ‘I’m Just a Child’: These 3 Girl Brides Share Their Heartbreaking Stories to Put an End to Early Marriage
    Girls & Women

    ‘I’m Just a Child’: These 3 Girl Brides Share Their Heartbreaking Stories to Put an End to Early Marriage

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 22, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Gloria, twice widowed by 17, was left alone to give birth. Read more

  • Article: Activists Are Worried Turkey’s New Law Signals Future Women’s Rights Rollback
    Girls & Women

    Activists Are Worried Turkey’s New Law Signals Future Women’s Rights Rollback

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 16, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Critics worry this will create a loophole to legitimize religious ceremonies marrying children. Read more

  • Article: Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists
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    Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 16, 2017

    “This is the time to come together to connect the dots.” Read more