Marrying too young: End child marriage

This report is a clarion call to decision-makers, parents, communities and to the world to end child marriage. It documents the current scope, prevalence and inequities associated with child marriage and highlights that by 2020, some 142 million girls will be married by their eighteenth birthday if current trends continue.

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Bibliographic information

Subject area(s): Gender equality and women’s empowerment; Girls

Resource type: Flagship reports

Resource year: 2012

Publishing entities: United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)