Tag: Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Young girls forced to marry
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Young girls forced to marry

Throughout the world, but mainly in African, Middle Eastern and Asian countries, 10 million girls per year are forced into marriage. Many of these girls are not yet eight-years-old. The consequences include poor levels of education, poverty, health risks and sexual abuse.   Benjamin Serra   Fariba was only eight-years-old […]

Slavery in the Twenty-First Century
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Slavery in the Twenty-First Century

On 12th March the University of Hertfordshire will host a round table to address this problem which affects 12 million people. . Academics, lawyers and representatives of the Anti-Slavery International Association will hold a discussion regarding slavery in the Twenty-First Century and the forms in which it continues to take […]