- Reproductive Rights
Teaching Child Brides About Condoms in Rural Nepal
Senior Women’s Rights Researcher, Human Rights Watch
Heather Barr Senior Women’s Rights Researcher, Human Rights Watch
While researching child marriage in Nepal, Heather Barr of Human Rights Watch was struck by how little girls knew about family planning. To stop girls becoming young brides, she writes, they need to be empowered to control when – and if – they become mothers.