Country Iran Islamic Republic of
Year 2015
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Child, early and forced marriage

Brief Description

Following the correspondences of the Vice Presidency with the Ministry of Justice on early marriage of girls, the National Reference of the Child Rights put the girls on the agenda of legal and judicial Task Force. The first session of this Task Force was held with presence of representative agencies and legislative gaps and procedures of Courts and Registry Offices on Paragraph 1041 of Civil Law with regard to registration of marriages under the legal age were investigated.

Source of Information

Islamic Republic of Iran's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.114