Beyond the beauty of India, there is suffering
Watch a teen share her feelings about child marriage and how CCFC is helping her village
Married at 14, expecting your second child at 16 — stories like these are too common in countries such as India where child marriage is prevalent.
“My parents never cared for me. Due to financial problems, my parents forced me to be a child bride,” shares one teen in the video below.
Watch the complete video to see how Christian Children’s Fund of Canada is committed to addressing child marriage in this girl’s town.
About Christian Children’s Fund of Canada:
Christian Children’s Fund of Canada (CCFC) is a child-centred international development organization and a member of ChildFund Alliance. For nearly 60 years, CCFC has worked with children, communities, supporters and other partners — changing lives through improved health, education and clean water. CCFC works in 12 countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas, to support more than 700,000 children, youth and community members.