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Why don't child brides have rights? Ask the ICRW

Louise Allain, 16th December 2013,

"Child marriage - the practice of primarily marrying girls younger than 18, often to much older men - is a violation of girls' human rights." Sarah Degnan Kambou of International Centre for Research on Women

Syria's Children

Louise Allain, 10th December 2013

On this year's Human Rights Day, 10th December, Siddharth Chatterjee calls for an end to the 'Appalling slaughter of Syria's Children'

'All the World's a Stage'

Louise Allain, 6th December 2013

So 13 years on, 1,000 schools productions in 13 theatres, rising to 1,500 schools next year, and 50,000 performers from 2015 - it's safe to say, 'Action is eloquence' (Shakespeare's Coriolanus).

Closing up the Gender Gap

Louise Allain, 2nd December 2013

"....only one in five MPs is a woman. Far from leading the way, we are languishing at the global average." Hilary Armstrong