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International Conventions exist that address child marriages and protection.

01. UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

United Nations has defined a child (human under the age of 18) and also has laid down his rights in this human rights treaty.

To find out more, visit: http://www.ohchr.org/en/professionalinterest/pages/crc.aspx

02. Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

CEDAW is an international treaty adopted by the United Nations Assembly that serves as a Bill of Rights for women.

To find out more, visit: http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/cedaw/

03. Human Rights Violations- No Slavery

Human Rights Act protects human beings from slavery and oppression.

To find out more, visit: http://www.humanrights.com/what-are-human-rights/violations-of-human-rights/slavery-and-torture.html