In 2018, UNFPA, UNICEF and partners – including young people – leveraged investments to reach over 3 million girls and close to 14 million community members in Africa, the Middle East and South Asia with information, skills and services related to ending child marriage.
Building on a global theory of change, the 12 Global Programme implementation countries employed country-specific strategies to tackle child marriage in their own contexts.
This summary for practitioners provides practical guidance on how to translate commitments to gender equality into action.
Evaluation of the Global Programme to Accelerate Action to End Child Marriage (report and annexes)
Independent evaluation of the Global Programme phase I (2016–2019).
Evaluation Summary of the Global Programme to Accelerate Action to End Child Marriage (English, French, Spanish, Arabic)
Summary brief of the independent evaluation of the Global Programme phase I (2016–2019).
This catalogue highlights stories from some of the girls, families and community members who have been reached by various interventions to end child marriage, supported by the Global Programme.
Turning Commitments into Solid Actions (English, French)
This brochure highlights key results from the twelve implementation countries of the Global Programme in 2018.
The Phase II (2020–2023) design workshop report compiles learnings from the first phase of the Global Programme (2016–2019) and other programmes to end child marriage, discusses areas for strengthening the programme and presents commitments made by UNFPA, UNICEF and UN Women to accelerate action to end child marriage.
This report showcases research produced or supported by the Global Programme from 2016 to 2017.
Let’s End Child Marriage (English ǀ French)
This brochure highlights key results from the twelve implementation countries of the Global Programme in 2017.
This assessment determines to which extent progress towards objectives of the Global Programme can be readily and reliably measured, monitored and evaluated.