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Jirapa Chief causes arrest of 2 men for Encouraging child marriage

Police in Jirapa have arrested two men from Tampaala community in the Jirapa District of the Upper West Region, for abetting the marriage of their teenage daughters. 250 more words

Local News

Murari Sharma: The devilish practice that refuses to go away

Kantipur, the Nepali vernacular, reported the incidence child marriage has picked up in the southern part of Lalitpur district. Even kids studying in grade five have been running away from home and getting married. 670 more words

An Invitation to Be Her Voice

Hello and welcome to Be Her Voice

I’m Robyn McNeill, a fifty-something professional women who is quitting her corporate job and walking away from life as I know it to go on a new journey. 232 more words

Child Marriage

She was taken at 5 AM: story of a child bride within Rohingya refugee community in Malaysia

This was how my day went on February 14, 2017: I woke up at 3 AM Jakarta time, or 4 AM Kuala Lumpur time. I did some work as I wait for Fajr prayer. 1,053 more words

Gender Issues in Malawi

Chief Kachindamoto, the Inkosi in Dezda district, is annulling child marriages within her area, and sending girls back to school within Malawi.

Young girls, 12+ are getting married and having children traditionally in Malawi. 304 more words

Development And Inequality

Ruvimbo: The child bride who got Zimbabwe to say no to child marriage

Ruvimbo speaks about how she went from child bride to activist and her journey to change the child marriage law in Zimbabwe.

Earlier this year, Ruvimbo Tsopodzi and Loveness Mudzuru appealed to the highest court in Zimbabwe – the Constitutional Court –to amend the Marriage Act. 396 more words

Chase That Passion

ARTS AS A TOOL FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: REVIEW OF DUMEBI EZAR EHIGIATOR’S WRECKED

 

Title: WRECKED

Author: Dumebi Ezar Ehigiator

Publisher: Winepress Publishing

Number of pages: 201

Year of publication: 2016

Category: Fiction… 830 more words

Literature