➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
Bangladesh: Ending Child Marriage: Building the evidence base (Opinion)
Bangladesh Daily Star – September 30, 2016
For literally millions of girls like Rekha, child marriage violates their human rights. It threatens their lives and health, as well as their future prospects, exposing them to early pregnancy, and increasing their vulnerability to exploitation and abuse. Child marriage, quite simply, robs them of their future.