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Summary Paper: Child, Early and Forced Marriages as a Form of, or Pathway to Sexual Exploitation of Children

by ECPAT International in 2020

The ECPAT Summary Papers explore what we’ve learned over 30 years of working to protect children from sexual exploitation. The papers offer a stock take of what has changed in the way the crimes are committed, how our understanding has developed, and what we know today about the crimes and how to end them. This paper looks at child, early and forced marriages as a form of, or pathway to sexual exploitation of children.

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