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Project: UNESCO-project "Gender gap in access to education: focus on forced and/or early marriage of girls in Kajiado district, Kenya"

project duration
01-SEP-01 – 30-APR-02
Objectives: 1) to assess the magnitude of the practice of early and/or forced marriage in Kaijado district 2) to acquire a deeper understanding of the consequences of the practice on the girl's education 3) to develop new innovative ideas to help alleviate the practice. Methodology: 1) desk study to collect statistical data 2) in-depth intervieuws with key persons 3) focus group discussions with youth and their mothers.