Youth population of 1.8 billion opportunity to ‘transform countries’

November 18, 2014 6:47 PM

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Youth population of 1.8 billion opportunity to ‘transform countries’

Nearly 142 million girls will be married before their 18th birthday by 2020

Every day 39,000 girls under 18 years will become child brides, while 36 per cent of women worldwide have experienced sexual violence, according to the 2014 State of the World Population report.

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