Posts tagged "child marriage"

“The Girl Store” Campaign Sheds Light On India’s Child Marriage Problem

Today in India is a celebration called Akshaya Tritiya, a Hindu and Jain holy day which is marked by mass marriages. But human rights supporters in India, such as UNICEF,…

Jessica Wakeman | April 24, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: U.S. House Could Not Pass Anti-Child Marriage Bill

A bill to further protect girls around the world from child marriage failed to pass the House of Representatives yesterday, despite unanimously passing in the Senate. According to The

Jessica Wakeman | December 17, 2010 - 9:30 pm