Report on Teenage Pregnancy and Early Marriage

No. of pages: 48

Publication date: 2017

Author: Dr. Deborah Cummins

With 19% of girls married before 18 and 24% already with a child by the time they turn 20, the Secretariat of State for Youth and Sports, UNFPA and Plan International decided to investigate the decision-making pathways and experiences that lead to teenage pregnancy and early marriage in Timor-Leste.