The organization Karma Nirvana is calling on Ofsted (Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills) officials in England to work on educating girls about the dangers of forced marriage. It is essential that all students know that forced marriage is illegal and are aware of their rights.
Number of Women and Girls At Risk: 25,000
Status: Existing Legislation Needs Strengthening
Improve by adding: Prosecuting parents/guardian, felony offense