Quiz: The Link between Climate Change and Child Marriage in Low-Income Countries
When it comes to climate change here in Canada, we often hear about the increasingly hot summers, extreme cold weather alerts in the winter, and the steps that we can take to reduce the effects of climate change, such as recycling, avoiding plastic, etc. However, how much do we know about the devastating effects of climate change in developing countries? Other than natural disasters, such as hurricanes, storms, earthquakes, and tsunamis causing death and destruction around the world, Brides of the Sun found that natural disasters were linked to an increase in the number of child marriages in disaster-afflicted countries such as Malawi and Mozambique.
Take this quiz now to learn about the link between child marriage and climate change!