Daily Archives: 5 September 2013

Early marriage and harassment of Syrian refugee women and girls in Jordan

By Maha Abu Shama, Syria campaigner at Amnesty International “We have no women for marriage” is Khawlah’s usual response when Jordanian or other foreign men ask about marrying her 14-year-old daughter when they come looking for a bride. Like other … Continue reading

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