Situational Analysis on Child, Early and Forced Marriage in Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia

This research aims to assist World Vision International in addressing Child, Early and Forced Marriage (CEFM) in Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and Myanmar. This resource document contains analysis aimed at providing the relevant national offices with an understanding of the root causes of CEFM and contextualize the practice as it occurs at the local and national level.  The aim is to fill the current knowledge gap about CEFM and give World Vision the opportunity to develop effective strategies to accomplish the goals described in the Girl Marriage Theory of Change.  This research will add to the body of knowledge regarding CEFM as it relates to child protection, ending violence outcomes and to also give further understanding on the specific impacts of CEFM.