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India

The War Against Women

Doubts grow over Isis ‘FGM edict’ in Iraq

Article Source:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-28466434

Doubts are growing about the authenticity of an edict attributed to the Sunni Islamist group Isis controlling the Iraqi city of Mosul about female genital mutilation (FGM). 616 more words

Articles

Child marriage is caused by father's need for alcohol and gambling?

 

Apparently child marriage is caused by father’s need to gamble and drink. Since there is no child marriage in countries where gambling and drinking is allowed, maybe Pakistan should change these laws in order to save children?

I Don't Need Feminism

Adopt Comprehensive Sex Education for Adolescents but End Child Marriage ...

A section of the world convened on the 22nd of July 2014 in London for the girl summit in a bid to commit to end child marriage. 1,025 more words

Population

Child Marriage in India

Per Census 2011 India still has the custom of child marriage. 43% girls and 11% boys are subjected to it. A closer look at the data from Census 2011 website shows us this- 187 more words

Social Cause

Join the Movement: Girl Summit 2014

Join the movement to end child marriage and FGM because girls rights are human rights.

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Girls

India-bound!

It’s (almost) official! I think I actually have a ticket and am leaving for India and the Philippines for the rest of the summer on Friday. 180 more words

Gender