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Child Marriage to Cost Trillions of Dollars by 2030 – World Bank Explains Why

Child marriage is a global challenge that has been shown to contribute to a number of harmful consequences, including school dropout, early pregnancy, intimate partner violence and infant mortality. World Bank reveals each year, 15 million girls are married before

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World Bank Approves $500m Loan To Nigeria To Improve Maternal-Child Health

THE World Bank Group has approved the sum of US$500 million to significantly improve maternal, child and nutrition health services for women and children in Nigeria. The fund, announced by the Group yesterday, is an International Development Association (IDA) credit.

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