Child marriage occurs when one or both spouses are below the age of 18. While boys can be affected, the issue primarily impacts girls. Studies have revealed a direct correlation between early marriages and low levels of education. In 2012 and 2013, 53.7% of married girls between the ages of 15 and 19 years never went to school. It also impacts other areas of development, often leading to poverty, poor health, vulnerability to HIV/AIDS, and maternal/infant mortality. Continue Reading
Sign the UpForSchool Petition
Instructions for filling out signature forms 1. The head of the institution/department has to sign authorizing the authenticity of the signatures and agreement to be a part of this campaign this is on the invitation letter and summary sheet form.
2. In order for the signature to be counted, we need ALL the following details: first name, last name, village, as well as the signature. If someone is unable to sign then a thumb impression would be valid.
3. If you have more than one branch/department, then please attach a summary sheet of all branches/departments on the top so that we can easily count the number of signatures from each sheet. Continue Reading
A Peaceful Pakistan, Pakistan For All – Art Campaign