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Nearly half of world’s child brides are in South Asia

Monday, May 8th, 2023

South Asia faces the daunting task of eliminating child marriages as the region is home to nearly half of the world’s child brides, says a United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) report. South Asian countries account for 290 million or 45 percent of the total of 640 million child brides globally, according to the report released Read more