Indonesia has banned marriage for young girls

But many other countries tolerate or encourage it.

Fuente: The Economist, 26 September 2019.

ONE IN FIVE girls marries before reaching adulthood. One in twenty is wed before her fifteenth birthday. In Indonesia, which has the eighth-highest number of child brides in the world according to the UN, the phenomenon should soon be a thing of the past.

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