End Child Marriage

Child marriage is a human rights violation that robs girls of their rights to health, to live in security, and to choose if, when and whom to marry.

Join the movement to help end Child Marriage by signing our petition.

Child marriage is a human rights violation that robs girls of their rights to health, to live in security, and to choose if, when and whom to marry. Every year, 13.5 million girls around the world marry before their 18th birthday. 

Early marriage is a complex cultural phenomenon, driven by factors including poverty and gender inequality.

Find out more and sign the petition and join the movement to end Child Marriage here. Then come back to Young People Without Borders and explain why this issue matters to you. 

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