A female chief in Malawi is breaking up child marriages and sending kids back to school — Quartz

In a country with one of the highest rates of child marriage in the world, Chief Theresa Kachindamoto is dismantling child marriage—about 850 unions in three years, according to Al Jazeera and more than 300 in one month, according to UN Women. Malawi recently passed a law making marriage under the age of 18 illegal, […]

via A female chief in Malawi is breaking up child marriages and sending kids back to school — Quartz

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