Advocates Worry Decline In Funding Will Follow Drop In Child Marriage Prevalence

Devex: With improvements in child marriage fight, some fear a funding drop
“…While this decline [in child marriage prevalence] of more than one-third has drawn praise, it also doesn’t fully represent the realties on the ground, according to groups that focus on child marriage. And some fear the rare positive news could lead to a drop in funding — and a backsliding in progress…” (Bader, 4/16).