Senegal: Film Starts Discussions On Child Marriage in Senegal

| January 29, 2014

[VOA]Dakar, Senegal -An estimated one in three girls in Senegal are married before the age of 18, putting them at a higher risk for abuse, complications from pregnancy, and making them more likely to drop out of school. To engage families in a discussion about the dangers of forced early marriage, an internationally acclaimed film is now being screened in villages throughout the country.

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