This brief presents a simplified framework to provide key entry points for understanding which drivers of child marriage may be most important in particular contexts. Decision-makers such as researchers, donors, and program practitioners can use the framework to help design programs and policies tailored to these contexts.
Psaki, Stephanie, Andrea J. Melnikas, Eashita Haque, Grace Saul, Christina Misunas, Sangram Kishor Patel, Thoai Ngo, and Sajeda Amin. 2021. "Conceptual framework of the drivers of child marriage: A tool to guide programs and policies," GIRL Center Research Brief no. 7. New York: Population Council.