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Putting an end to child marriages

02.02.2021 / Created by SWN

Some gender-based forms of violence, such as honour crimes or child marriages, are escalating in Syria, following the toll of the war and its multi-layered impact. As a result, little girls are experiencing all sorts of mental and physical problems that might last for a lifetime.

Despite the efforts made by the media and civil society and humanitarian organizations to stop these practices, their figures keep raising. This calls for in-depth analyses.

You can read a piece prepared by the Syrian Women’s Network, in Arabic, on the link below.


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