Child Marriage in India: Teenage Girls Forced to Marry
May 07, 2020
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
A host talks to various school girls in Malda, West Bengal, India about the pressures they face and the trauma they experienced from being married off so early. This video includes interviews with a school headmaster who tries to prevent child marriage in this town, a District Child Protection Officer and more.