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11 Year Old Nada Al-Ahdal Escapes Forced Marriage

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A wildly articulate and passionate Yemeni girl named Nada Al-Ahdal tells the tale of her escape from a forced marriage at the age of just 11 years old. She sends a powerful message to this who would strip the rights and dreams of a child. There are many fantastic NGO’s working on this issue today. Get involved with one today. If you are not sure which one to choose, contact us at and we would be glad to help you.

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  • ewmarsto

    at 11yrs old she's a stronger person than I'll ever be.