Drought forcing schoolgirls into marriage

DROUGHT is forcing Mozambican girls out of school and into forced marriages. School drop-outs in vulnerable provinces have reported to exceed 10% largely due to the drought, as families move to seek alternative livelihood incomes. Increasing food prices leave households with fewer resources, often leaving no money for school-related expenses. Read more here:

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