Boys also often marry as children in Nepal, though in smaller numbers. Tourist girl stands back. Parents who are unable to feed their children, or pay for their education costs, may seek a husband for their daughters simply so that the girls can eat. Young boys participating in a ceremonial procession. Enter your log in email address and we'll send you a link to reset your password. At the time this picture was taken she was seven months pregnant.
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Sustainable Development Goalslaunched at the beginning ofcountries around the world have pledged to end child marriage by Skip to main content. Lack of access to information about sexual and reproductive health, and access to contraceptive supplies, puts children at risk of a rushed marriage in response to, or in fear of, extramarital pregnancy. At the time this picture was taken she was seven months pregnant. Girls are more likely to be kept home to do domestic work, rather than study.