Government creates work group on child, early and forced marriages

By TPN/Lusa, in News · 05-02-2021 15:00:00 · 0 Comments

The group's aim is to learn more and better understand” the phenomenon “and its manifestations”

The Government has today announced the creation of the first national working group on early and forced child marriages, to “learn more and better understand” the phenomenon “and its manifestations”. In an interview with Lusa News Agency via zoom, the Secretary of State for Citizenship and Equality stressed that "there is no record of an increase in cases". However, she said "there are incidents" and "tools are needed to know how to intervene”.

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