The impact of child marriage on healthcare for young girls in India — Bitch media

In a village in the outskirts of Kolkata, a 17-year-old talks about her life after marriage and the difficulties she faces in accessing reproductive healthcare.  Photo: Sarita Santoshini

A look at the link between child marriage and reproductive justice in West Bengal, a state in India where every second girl is married before the age of 18. This piece was reported as part of my fellowship in reproductive rights and justice with Bitch Media. Read the piece here.


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