According to the UN, 37,000 girls under the age of 18 are married each day. 1 in 3 girls in the developing world are married before 18; 1 in 9 are married before the age of 15. Over 60 million girls worldwide are child brides, married before the age of 18.
We need to urgently address the continuous trend of violence against women in order to ensure a safe environment for women and girls. @gbemtak @UN_Women @WEP_Nigeria @unwomenNG @GenderCC #16DaysOfActivism #16Days #16DaysofActivism2020 #ViolenceAgainstWomen