Vows of Poverty: 26 countries where child marriage eclipses girls' education

This report outlines the causes of child marriage and the barriers that girls face to education, and lists 26 countries where child marriage rates exceed those for girls’ secondary education.

The report proposes solutions to the problem of child marriage, including building momentum against child marriage, delivering and measuring impact, and overcoming barriers to education.

  • Countries: Global
  • Published: October 2015

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