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  • In June 2013 Tanzania held the East Africa Regional Conference on Child Marriage attended by FORWARD, FORWARD’s Tanzania Partners Children’s Dignity Forum (CDF) and FORWARD’s ambassador, author Gavin Weston, as well as many other key players in East Africa. In this last interview of our African Voices on Child Marriage series, Gavin records the public interview that took […]

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  • Gavin Weston, FORWARD Ambassador and author of Harmattan, visited Tanzania in June 2013 where he attended the East Africa Regional Child Marriage Conference. At the conference Gavin met key people and organisations campaigning against child marriage and his interviews form of the ‘African Voices on Child Marriage’ Series. This is the second in a three […]

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  • Gavin Weston, FORWARD Ambassador and author of Harmattan, visited Tanzania in June 2013 for the East Africa Regional Conference on Child Marriage where he heard from the former child brides of the ‘Mobilising Action to Safeguard the Rights of Girls’ project run by FORWARD partners, Children’s Dignity Forum (CDF), in Tanzania. The project works to […]

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  • Naana Otoo-Oyortey, MBE – Executive Director of FORWARD The global event on FGM and child marriage was a big step in the right direction, but there are still four key areas to address. On 22 July, more than 600 people and much of the UK’s media gathered in London for the Girl Summit, which focused […]

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