child marriage

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  • Some $2.3b allocated to facilitate marriage 2022-01-18 18:06

    Some $2.3b allocated to facilitate marriage

    TEHRAN – A total of 640 trillion rials (about $2.3 billion) has been allotted in the form of low-interest loans to 750,000 couples, over the first nine months of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 21-December 21, 2021).

  • Marriage growth rate more than divorce, data shows 2021-11-24 17:17

    Marriage growth rate more than divorce, data shows

    TEHRAN – The rates of marriage and divorce in the country have increased by 23.6 percent and 16.4 percent, respectively, over the first three months of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 21-June 21) compared to the same period last year, according to the data published by the Statistical Center of Iran.

  • Philanthropists donate $10m to youth marriage 2021-05-07 17:24

    Philanthropists donate $10m to youth marriage

    TEHRAN – Iranian benefactors have provided 37,864 home appliances worth 419 billion rials (nearly $10 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) to support the marriage of financially struggling couples.

  • ازدواج کودکان 2019-09-06 17:28

    Parents guilty of child, forced marriages to face imprisonment

    TEHRAN – Legislation in Iran considers imprisonment for those parents guilty of causing a forced or child marriage, secretary of the National Convention on the Rights of the Child has announced.

  • Iran, Pakistan to enhance co-op on women’s empowerment 2019-08-02 20:59

    Iran, Pakistan to enhance co-op on women’s empowerment

    TEHRAN – The Iranian vice-president for women’s and family affairs, Masoumeh Ebtekar, and the Pakistani ambassador to Iran, Riffat Masood, discussed ways to enhance cooperation in the field of women’s empowerment.