Vows of Poverty: Child marriage not school #vowsofpoverty #girlseducation

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Worldwide, 39,000 girls wed every day, with little or no choice in when or whom they will marry.

#1 Niger

76% of girls married before 18
10% of girls enrolled in secondary school

Niger has the highest percentage of child brides in the world. And, according to the U.N.’s Human Development Index, it is the world’s least-developed country. Read more…

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