Facts about child brides

We are currently producing a narrative feature film about child marriage in Ethiopia.  Did you know?

  • Every three seconds a girl under the age of 18 is married all around the world (Plan UK).
  • Girls who are married younger than 15 are 5 times as likely to die during pregnancy than those who get married older (UNFPA).
  • Girls who marry under the age of 18 rarely give their full and free consent.