#Early Marriage

  • Article: Tennessee Just Took a Big Step Toward Ending Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    Tennessee Just Took a Big Step Toward Ending Child Marriage

    By Daniele Selby|May 24, 2018

    Previously, there was no minimum age of marriage if a parent and judge consented to the union. Read more

  • Article: Norway Just Banned Child Marriage and Set an Example for the World
    Girls & Women

    Norway Just Banned Child Marriage and Set an Example for the World

    May 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Norway's minimum marriage age is 18, but exceptions can be made for children as young as 16. Read more

  • Article: Child Marriage Numbers Are Falling Worldwide
    Girls & Women

    Child Marriage Numbers Are Falling Worldwide

    By Daniele Selby|March 6, 2018

    This is a major win — but 12 million girls still become brides every year. Read more

  • Article: This Indian Child Bride Was a Mother at 14, Now She's a Wrestling Champion
    Girls & Women

    This Indian Child Bride Was a Mother at 14, Now She's a Wrestling Champion

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 8, 2018

    Neetu Sarkar is an inspiration to all of us. Read more

  • Article: 10 Celebrities Who Spoke Against Child Marriage in 2017
    Girls & Women

    10 Celebrities Who Spoke Against Child Marriage in 2017

    Dec. 18, 2017|Girls Not Brides

    From Hollywood to Nollywood, these big names are doing big things for girls' rights. 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: Gambia bans child marriage gender equality
    Girls & Women

    Gambia outlaws child marriage ‘as from today’

    By Yosola Olorunshola|July 11, 2016

    A decisive step forward in the fight to end child marriage worldwide. Read more