Steeped in values, customs, perceptions and taboos linked to adolescence and sexuality, child marriage work requires deep political education among all staff and partners that engage with it. To prepare teams to engage child marriage programming, projects often invest in structuring time for critical reflection and dialogue on key issues surrounding it. This may include:

Reflecting on Values and Expectations



Dialogue on Power and Privilege



Gender Concepts


Unpacking Child Marriage and Programming Topics



Ongoing Regular Reflections