Comprehensive sexuality education is the key to a better tomorrow

Girls Not Brides: The Global Partnership to End Child Marriage join 52 signatories calling for investment in Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE).

In the time it has taken to read this article 73 girls under the age of 18 have been married

Each year, 12 million girls are married before the age of 18

That is 23 girls every minute

Nearly 1 every 2 seconds

About the authors

Alexander de Croo

  • Prime Minister, Belgium

Lindiwe Zulu

  • Minister of Social Development, South Africa

Memory Zonde-Kachambwa

  • Executive Director, FEMNET and Chair of SheDecides Guiding Group

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