Save the Children put the spotlight on child marriage at the African Union summit in South Africa to accelerate our collective efforts to end child marriage in Africa. Child marriage is a major cause of newborn and maternal mortality. Read the story of Ayelech who lives in a remote village in the Amhara region and find out more about how we are working with partners to help children fulfill their dream and prevent children from becoming mothers.
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