Child Marriage Project

Child Marriage Project

SSO with the support of United Nations Adolescent Girls Task Force (UNAGTF) started a campaign against child marriages in 30 Union Councils of Dadu district, Sindh. In this regard, the following activities are conducted to run the project smoothly.

Activities

  • Awareness walks in four talukas of the district
  • District Level Seminar
  • Theater plays
  • Formation of anti child marriage committees
  • Awareness messages aired through FM Radio 99 Dadu

 Achievements

  • Highlight the issue from U.C level to district level
  • Involved the media, civil society and elected representatives
  • FM Radio 99 Dadu invited in its live program to one member of SSO on the issue
  • Communities have sensitized on the issue and know the harms of child marriages
  • Elected representative also participated in the events and appreciated the efforts on this bad custom