Posted inIndia, South Asia, World

Fighting child marriage with soccer in India’s villages

In the village of Sakariya in Rajasthan’s Ajmer district, there was a long-running tradition of marrying off girls at a very young age. But now, one gets to witness something new – girls whizzing around with a soccer ball, practicing kicking and “juggling.” Similar scenes have also become normal in nearby villages such as Meeno […]

%d bloggers like this: