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Child Marriage: Mina's Story

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SOC Films
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Publication Year:
2019
  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

This is the story of Mina, a Pakistani girl who got married at a very young age and had her first child at 16. This story reflects the toll early marriage takes on a girl’s education, body and mental health and how the limited opportunities for education lead to difficulties in finding jobs in the future when women try to escape their marriages.

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