Sometimes referred to as ‘child marriage’, or ‘child, early, and forced marriage’, Early and Forced Marriage (EFM) is a comprehensive term which refers to marriages that occur under the age of 18 (early) and/or a marriage without the full and free consent of both parties (forced). Forced marriage includes child marriage, but also human trafficking, ‘bride kidnapping’ etc.

  • See also:
  • Flower of Participation,Meaningful Youth Participation