Tag: child

18
Jul

Covid-19 has led to a spike in child marriages in India’s Odisha — Quartz

In April, the police stopped a vehicle in Odisha’s Boudh district for violating lockdown norms. Inside…

20
Jun

Ensure proper implementation of laws against child marriage

Rafiqul Islam, a kazi (marriage registrar), has been sentenced to six months in jail for conducting…

06
Jun

Natsiraishe Maritsa| Teenager in Zimbabwe teaches taekwondo to girls being forced into child marriage

A teenager in Zimbabwe is teaching taekwondo to young girls who are being forced into…

28
Mar

Helping Your Child to Develop Interpersonal Skills and Make Friends

Many children seem to naturally have the ability to make and keep friends. They always seem…

24
Mar

Teenagers in North Carolina Call For an End to Child Marriage

Girls who marry young are 50 percent more likely to drop out of high school and…

03
Nov

As humanitarian crises escalate, so does child marriage

Mona’s village was located in the far west of Nepal when the devastating 2015 earthquake struck….

26
Oct

2.5 mln more girls can be pushed into child marriage, warns report

This could reverse the progress of last 25 years towards gender equality and child rights, warns report…

09
Oct

Death of a Child – Does Loss of a Child Really Destroy Marriages?

You’ve probably heard people quote statistics that parents who suffer the death of a child are…

07
Oct

North Carolina Ranks Among States With Most Child Marriages

  North Carolina has become a sanctuary state for child predators.  That’s the message from Buncombe…