These girls have become young female role models and activists in their own communities, using their own personal stories and struggles to set an example and demonstrate that change can happen anytime, anywhere.
Bangladesh has had one of the highest rates of child marriage globally
It is as close to paradise as one can find.
For Felicmina, getting married was the only acceptable option available to her. “In my community you cannot be with a man if you are not married,” she explains.
Nilima sews dresses to earn enough money to continue her education.
At the age 13, Sanita stopped her own child marriage.