#End Child Marriage

  • Article: At Least 80 Girls Were Saved from Child Marriage in Tanzania, Government Reports
    Girls & Women

    At Least 80 Girls Were Saved from Child Marriage in Tanzania, Government Reports

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The country has one of the highest child marriage rates in the world. 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: Women, Transgender, Queer, Indigenous, and All Oppressed People Need to Come Together to Fight Hate, Say Activists
    Citizenship

    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

  • Article: Proposed Iraq Law Would Allow Girls as Young as 9 to Marry
    Girls & Women

    Proposed Iraq Law Would Allow Girls as Young as 9 to Marry

    By Colleen Curry|Nov. 13, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Instead of third grade, girls could be entering into marriage. Read more

  • Article: 27 African Countries Just Met and Agreed to End Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    27 African Countries Just Met and Agreed to End Child Marriage

    Oct. 24, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Leaders have pledged to end the practice by 2030. Read more

  • Article: 7 Reasons Ending Child Marriage Is Absolutely Necessary — on International Day of the Girl Child
    Girls & Women

    7 Reasons Ending Child Marriage Is Absolutely Necessary — on International Day of the Girl Child

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    We’re still not doing enough. Read more

  • Article: India Rules Sex With a Child Bride Is Always Rape in a Massive Win for Girls’ Rights
    Girls & Women

    India Rules Sex With a Child Bride Is Always Rape in a Massive Win for Girls’ Rights

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 11, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    It’s a landmark change to India’s marital rape laws. Read more

  • Article: 6 Unbelievable Things That Girls Have Been Traded for in Child Marriage Cases
    Girls & Women

    6 Unbelievable Things That Girls Have Been Traded for in Child Marriage Cases

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 30, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    From money to rice, no trade can be justified. Read more