Child Brides

Child Brides

Every day, more than 25,000 girls under the age of 18 are married worldwide, human rights groups estimate. For many child brides, a future of poverty, exploitation, and poor health awaits. Here are nine things you should know about a practice that is harming girls around the globe. This cultural relic is still destroying very young lives, and maiming them for life.

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http://thegospelcoalition.org/article/9-things-you-should-know-about-child-brides/?fb_action_ids=170938533091880&fb_action_types=og.likes&fb_source=aggregation&fb_aggregation_id=288381481237582