This is a searchable library of publications, webinars, blog posts, and training manuals from the U.S. and around the world on the topic of forced marriage.

A Childhood Lost

Author: The UK All-Party Parliamentary Group on Population, Development, and Reproductive Health

Publication: November 2012

This report provides an overview of child marriage in the UK and the developing world, including the causes and consequences of child marriage and policy recommendations.

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The Missing Link: A Joint Approach to Addressing Harmful Practices in London

Author: Sumanta Roy, Dr. Patricia Ng Ikamara Larasi, Efua Dorkenoo, & Alison Macfarlane

Publication: Imkaan, Equality Now, & City University (September, 2011)

This study was commissioned and funded by the Greater London Authority to address a knowledge gap on the needs of black, minority ethnic and refugee (BMER) women experiencing harmful practices. The specific aim of the study was to provide a document which would help to engage commissioners, funders, policy-makers and front line practitioners to improve the way London responds to harmful practices.

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Multi-agency practice guidelines: Handling cases of Forced Marriage

Author: Forced Marriage Unit (United Kingdom)

Publication: June 2014

This guidebook from the UK’s Forced Marriage Unit provides step-by-step advice for frontline workers who may encounter survivors of forced marriage. The target audience includes health professionals, educational staff, police, children’s social care, adult social services and local authority housing.

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Forced Marriage and Learning Disabilities: Multi-Agency Practice Guidelines

Author: Rachael Clawson (Ann Craft Trust) & Pam Vallance (Judith Trust) in conjunction with the Forced Marriage Unit (United Kingdom)

Publication: December 2010

These practice guidelines have been developed to assist professionals encountering cases of forced marriage of people with learning disabilities. The guidelines draw on research undertaken by the Ann Craft Trust in partnership with the Judith Trust and statistics collected from reports to the Forced Marriage Unit.

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Forced Marriage E-Learning Training

Author: Forced Marriage Unit (United Kingdom)

This interactive online resource includes sector-specific guidance and learning modules for professionals and advocates who may encounter cases of forced marriage.

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