Child marriage and the SDGs

Governments across the world have committed to end child marriage by 2030 through the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Find out how the SDGs relate to child marriage, and the key messages you can use in holding governments to account for their commitment to end child marriage.

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Unless we end child marriage, we won't reach 8 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

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