Young girl in Nepal speaking to a group of people during a community meeting.Rajesh Ghimire

Girls Lead and Speak Up Against Child Marriage in Nepal

In Nepal, Breakthrough ACTION is working with girls and the local government in Madhesh province to reduce child, early, and forced marriage.
Adolescent girls participate in a Breakthrough ACTION activity in NepalBreakthrough ACTION

Reducing Child Marriage: A Shared Goal for Breakthrough ACTION in Malawi and Nepal

Breakthrough ACTION drew inspiration from work done to reduce child, early, and forced marriage in Malawi to reduce child marriages in Nepal.
Young mother with her mother and babyLusayo Banda, Breakthrough ACTION

From Child Bride to Future Nurse

Thanks to Breakthrough ACTION’s work to reduce child, early, and forced marriage, a teenage mother in Malawi was able to reclaim her dream of becoming a nurse.
Young woman in Malawi helping with household choresLusayo Banda/Breakthrough ACTION

A Child Bride Reclaims Her Future

Breakthrough ACTION worked with a community action group in Malawi to rescue 28 girls from early marriages, including one who dreamed of becoming a teacher.
A woman smiling and holding her young child in UgandaJonathan Torgovnik/Getty Images/Images of Empowerment

Using SBC to Enhance Programs to End Child, Early, and Forced Marriage

This interactive webtool contains briefs about seven innovative social and behavior change approaches that support efforts to reduce child marriage.