Country Guinea
Year 2018 - 2023
Type of Measure Policies > National action plan specific to violence against women
Form of Violence Child, early and forced marriage

Brief Description

A national strategy accompanied by an action plan for the elimination of child marriages was developed and validated in 2018 with the objectives of reducing by 15% the prevalence of child marriages and early pregnancies among girls aged under 18 by 2023 and protect girls and adolescents aged 12 to 17 from child marriage and pregnancy, in villages and districts across the country.

Source of Information

Guinea's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, pp.6-7.