From Child, to Bride, to Mother in Nepal: Radhika’s Story
Sustainable Development Goals: 1, 5, 10, 16
- SDG 1 - No Poverty
- SDG 5 - Gender Equality
- SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
- SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
This is the story of Radhika, a young Nepali girl who dropped out of school and gave up her dreams of being a nurse at 16 due to an arranged marriage. She is having her first baby at 17 after people around her told her not to use contraception.