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Day 6 of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

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29/11/2018

Each year 15 millions girls are married as children. 

The Sustainable Development Goal #5 is to Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. Target 5.3 is to Eliminate all harmful practices, such as child, early and forced marriage and female genital mutilation. 

Pope Francis has pledged ...to work strenuously for the protection of  minors and their dignity, including online. He said a coordinated international approach is needed, to protect children from the corruption of their minds and violence against their bodies. 

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