Ending Child Marriage, Promoting Choice and Alternate Pathways for Girls

Tuesday, 13 March 2018
1:30–3:00 pm (lunch will be provided)
Venue: Population Council
One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, 3rd floor
New York NY 10017

Panelists from India, Malawi, and Mali will share their experiences with increasing voice and choice for girls in areas where child marriage is common. The panelists will reflect on challenges and opportunities for improving girls’ agency, looking for commonalities across settings. Attendees will be encouraged to join a discussion on what we have learned thus far and what future programs and research should target to end child marriage.

Opening remarks:

  • Zoe Birchall (Girls Not Brides)


  • Aminata Togola (Soro, Mali)
  • Charles Banda (Youth Net and Counselling, Malawi)
  • Aditi Tewari (Voluntary Health Association of India)
  • Andrea Melnikas (Population Council)

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13 March 2018

Population Council
New York, NY

01:30 PM - 03:00 PM