Category : United Kingdom
This page outlines myths and realities surrounding the issue of forced marriage, the laws addressing it in the UK, and the resources available to survivors.
Author: Forced Marriage Unit (United Kingdom)
A UK guide for survivors of forced marriage, including information about safety planning, shelter, and finding employment. A resource list for forced marriage survivors in the UK can be found at the end of this publication.
Author: Max Wind-Cowie, Phillida Cheetham, & Thomas Gregory – Demos
This report gives an overview of forced marriage, as well as UK and international initiatives to address the issue, and provides policy recommendations for the UK government.
Author: Girls Not Brides UK
Publication: October 11, 2013
This report outlines the need to end the harmful human rights violation that is child marriage and provides recommendations for UK government action.
An series of online fact sheets on the topic of forced marriage in the UK, including definitions, reasons behind the practice, and legislation surrounding the issue.