© Sinead O’Carroll
22 – MALAWI – Child Marriage
Memory is a major figure against child marriage. She mobilized girls to stand up against harmful traditional practices, influenced community leaders and managed to get in the Constitution the legal marriage age changed from 15 to 18 years for the whole country. She is dedicated to educating young girls, promoting, defending and advocating for their rights.
« I know that together we can transform the legal, cultural and political framework that deny girls their rights.
We can end child marriage in a generation. »
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