Child marriage is illegal in India, so ceremonies are often held in the wee hours of the morning.
It becomes a secret the whole village keeps, explained one farmer.
This short film by Jessica Dimmock examines this young girl’s journey as a child bride in Ethiopia. A short film by Stephanie Sinclair and Jessica Dimmock.
Everyone can do something and every little bit counts. Perhaps you’ve done a school project, circulated a petition, created a piece of art or pressed for change in your own community.
"Child marriage happens because adults believe they have the right to impose marriage upon a child.