London: The Office of Gordon and Sarah Brown, 2012. 34 p.
Authors: 
Brown, Gordon
Organizations: 
High Level Panel on Education
Collection: 
Gordon and Sarah Brown's Education For All campaign
Description: 
In this report, Gordon Brown, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, explains how child marriage can lead to a life of poverty, illiteracy and powerlessness for girls. Brown challenges the international community to take urgent action to end child marriage. His review says that the issue of child brides has been "conspicuous by its absence" in the efforts to cut global poverty, bring down child and maternal death rates, and get children into school.
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