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Concern over increase in child marriages in Africa

By Nevson Mpofu The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, also known as UN Women, working together with the Women Coalition of...

Child marriage, violence condemned

By Byron Mutingwende   Cicil society organisations (CSOs) have condemned child marriage and all forms of violence against youths and children.   In its speech...

Church leaders condemn child marriage

By Byron Mutingwende Members of the clergy who represent inter-denominational leaders from churches in Zimbabwe have condemned child marriage. The religious leaders...

Child marriage amongst impediments to economic growth: UNFPA

By Byron Mutingwende   Forced marriage, child labour, female genital mutilation and other practices undermining girls’ health and rights threaten the world’s...

Journalist produces documentary on Child Marriage

By Byron Mutingwende Harare-based journalist, Farai Gwenhure has produced a documentary that highlights the folly of child marriage, which is still rampant despite the...