Martin Bader

Devex

Martin Bader is a journalist based in South Asia focused on human rights and development. He was previously based in the Middle East and writes in English and German.

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With improvements in child marriage fight, some fear a funding drop
16 Apr 2018

The percentage of girls in South Asia marrying before their 18th birthday has dropped from nearly 50 percent to 30 percent. While this decline has drawn praise, it also doesn't fully represent the realities on the ground, warned groups that focus on child marriage. And some fear the rare positive news could lead to a drop in funding, and a backsliding in progress.