Dix points à retenir de la Réunion mondiale de Filles, Pas Epouses

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In the time it has taken to read this article 71 girls under the age of 18 have been married

Each year, 12 million girls are married before the age of 18

That is 23 girls every minute

Nearly 1 every 3 seconds

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Lakshmi Sundaram

Girls Not Brides

Lakshmi Sundaram is Executive Director of Girls Not Brides: The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage. She is responsible for ensuring that Girls Not Brides delivers on its strategy and advances our collective efforts to end child marriage.