#Dowry

  • Article: The Heartbreaking Reason 20 Women in India Die Every Day
    Girls & Women

    The Heartbreaking Reason 20 Women in India Die Every Day

    By Daniele Selby|July 20, 2018

    Every year thousands of women are killed or die by suicide due harassment over dowries. Read more

  • Article: In Zimbabwe, Brides Come With Price Tags. But This Woman Is Trying to Change That
    Girls & Women

    In Zimbabwe, Brides Come With Price Tags. But This Woman Is Trying to Change That

    By David Brand|Nov. 3, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Bride prices reduce women to property and reinforce gender discrimination, she argues. Read more

  • Article: 9 Reasons Why Dowries Are Horrible for Women
    Girls & Women

    9 Reasons Why Dowries Are Horrible for Women

    By Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    An ugly and corrosive system. Read more

  • Article: These Cousins, Aged 4 and 7, Are Now Engaged in Egypt
    Girls & Women

    These Cousins, Aged 4 and 7, Are Now Engaged in Egypt

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    In Egypt, 17% of girls get married before the age of 18. Read more