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Economic impacts of child marriage : global synthesis report
The international community is increasingly aware of the negative impacts of child marriage on a wide range of development outcomes. Ending child marriage is now part of the Sustainable Development… Expand
The price of exclusion : disability and education disability gaps in educational attainment and literacy
This note is part of a series on the price of exclusion: disability and education prepared as part of broader work program on out-of-school children with funding from the global partnership for… Expand
The cost of not investing in girls : child marriage, early childbearing, low educational attainment for girls, and their impacts in Uganda
The proportions of girls marrying or having children before the age of 18 have been declining in Uganda according to data from the latest publicly available Demographic and Health Survey (DHS)… Expand
Girls’ Education and Child Marriage in West and Central Africa: Trends, Impacts, Costs, and Solutions*
Abstract Within the context of women’s lack of empowerment, the issues of child marriage and low educational attainment for girls are prominent, especially in West and Central Africa. Using survey… Expand
Thematic report: Unrecognised sexual abuse and exploitation of children in child early and forced marriage.
This report provides an analysis of the relationship between child early and forced marriage (CEFM) and the sexual exploitation and abuse of children. The report uses a conceptual framework to… Expand
Basic profile of child marriage in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Measures of child marriage are high in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The share of women ages 18-22 who married as children is 35.9 percent, but it has declined over time. The share of girls… Expand
Disability gaps in educational attainment and literacy
This note provides an analysis of gaps in educational opportunities for children with disabilities. It also measures the impact at the margin of exclusion related to various typesof disabilities on… Expand
Basic Profile of Child Marriage in Egypt
This brief has provided a basic profile of child marriage in Egypt. Measures of child marriage are very high. The share of women ages 18-22 who married as children is 16.5 percent and it has declined… Expand
[Austrian haemophilia registry: up-date 2008 ].
The treatment of haemophilia requires continuous development of knowledge related to various aspects of diagnosis and therapy. It is, therefore, essential to collect valid and representative data,… Expand