HCP’s report based on the latest statistics from the Ministry of Justice found that the overwhelming majority of child marriage waiver requests are made for teen girls instead of for teen boys.

Moroccan Courts Approved 25,920 Child Marriage Requests in 2019
Moroccans protesting child marriage in Rabat, 2014.
Ahlam Ben Saga is a Cultural Studies graduate from university Mohammed V of Literature and Humanities in Rabat.