Child Marriage

Child Marriage

International Day of the Girl Child

Use of technology must be increased to prevent child marriage and child labour

Speakers at the dialogue, 'Role of technology in the fight against child marriage and child labour,' organised by the non-government organisation BRAC on the occasion of the International Day of the ...

Use of technology must be increased to prevent child marriage and child labour

Impact of school closure

Over 3,000 girls married off in Bagerhat

Increasing rate of school dropouts and child marriage will surely top the list among the adverse impacts of such a lengthy closure of educational institutions in Bangladesh

Over 3,000 girls married off in Bagerhat

Child marriage rates soar in Cox’s Bazar in shadow of the pandemic

Almost 63 per cent of the respondents said child marriage rates increased during Covid times

Child marriage rates soar in Cox’s Bazar in shadow of the pandemic

Brave girl saves herself from child marriage

Tenth grader Barsha went to the police station in Sadar upazila of Chuadnaga on Tuesday after her uncles and aunts was pressuring her to get married for several days

Brave girl saves herself from child marriage

Adolescence and the importance of reproductive health services

Along with the service provided at the health centres, health education must also be introduced in schools and madrasahs

Adolescence and the importance of reproductive health services

Speaker calls MPs to check child marriage by encouraging girls education

Shirin said it is necessary to make a concerted effort to raise awareness regarding the girls’ education to prevent child marriage, and implement and monitor all the activities of the BAPPD at the ...

Speaker calls MPs to check child marriage by encouraging girls education

Interview: Shahnaz Huda

Child marriage increases in fear of poverty, insecurity

Shahnaz Huda, a professor of law at the University of Dhaka, talked to Prothom Alo about the rising trend of child marriage during coronavirus pandemic and other issues.

Child marriage increases in fear of poverty, insecurity

Child marriage

How to bring back dropout students?

Child marriage was already prevalent in Bangladesh. No efforts from either government or non-government organisations were enough to stave off this social menace. Child marriage has turned into an ...

How to bring back dropout students?

Coronavirus pandemic

'Over 50 child marriages from a school in Tangail'

As the school was closed in March last year amid the outbreak of coronavirus, teachers lost contact with their students for long and failed to stop early marriage of their students

'Over 50 child marriages from a school in Tangail'

School closure due to Covid-19

50,000 students likely have dropped out in Kurigram

Teachers and concerned officials said this as school reopened on Sunday after nearly 18 months amid a festive atmosphere and calls for maintaining Covid-19 health guidelines

Students at Baniabazar Government Primary School, Jamalpur on 12 September 2021
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