Ready to marry? Exploring the dynamics of Child Marriage in Pakistan
In 2017, nearly 40% of the population of 20 year old girls in Pakistan were married before turning 18. Research from three recent development programmes in the Punjab and Sindh provinces – Her Choice, Marriage: No Child's Play and Yes I Do – explored why child marriage is so prevalent in both provinces, what the differences and drivers are of child marriage between the two provinces, and what could be some of the solutions to address child marriage. Read our blog post here.