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Consequences of Child Marriage for Sexual and Reproductive Health in Humanitarian Settings in the Arab Region, 2015

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E/ESCWA/ECW/2015/Technical Paper.6
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2015

This policy brief discusses the sexual and reproductive health implications of child marriage in humanitarian settings in the Arab region, highlighting the different threats to progress made in the past two decades in that area. It also provides policymakers and development organizations with data and facts to improve the effectiveness of strategies and plans that tackle child marriage, especially in the context of emergency responses and relief programmes for refugees and internally displaced persons.