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10 August 2018: The Minister of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs, Ms. Baindu Dassama, The Executive Director of the Legal Aid Board, Ms. Fatmata Claire Carlton-Hanciles and

In Worreh Mankankry, a village in Bombali district, the northern province of Sierra Leone, a 17 year old teenager, Mazizi Christo Turay, has been forcefully handed in marriage

The National Commission for Children (NCC) recently conducted a research on child marriage in Sierra Leone from may-August 2016 to get first- hand information on the causes and

Global campaign launched to ensure implementation of UN target to end child marriage Humanitarian and natural disasters are leading to dramatic increases in child marriage around the world, warns

In collaboration with the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affairs and the United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA), the Advocacy Movement Network (AMNET) has succeeded

Presentation by Jamesina King, Commissioner, Human Rights Commission of Sierra Leone at the Traditional and Religous Leaders Forum on Teenage Pregnancy and Child Marriage at Bintumani Hotel on