The Link Between Climate Change & Child Marriage

Brishti is 14, from Bangladesh. The river washed her land away, so her father sent her to work. She was "3 or 4". She was married off, but couldn't pay the dowry and so now lives alone, working in a garment factory. Her dream was once to be a doctor. Now she wishes to be able to build her own home and her own life, on her own. What does her story have to do with climate change? Watch this compelling short film via The Atlantic to find out. 

April 28, 2017 by Megan Reilly Cayten