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Child Marriage: A Conversation With Hope Nankunda, Regional Coordinator Girls Not Brides Uganda

Worldwide, more than 700 million women alive today were married as children. 17% of them, or 125 million, live in Africa. Approximately 39% of girls in sub-Saharan Africa are married before the age of 18. Specifically,┬ánearly 1 in every 2 girls in Uganda is married before the age of 18. According to a United Nations […]