Geography | Citizenship | PSHE | Relationships and health

40m girls face forced child marriage by 2050

Power of three: Michelle Obama, Amal Clooney and Melinda French Gates (left to right) announced their collaboration to end child marriage.

Can we end this nightmare in one generation? Experts think that child marriage could rise as we face a global climate crisis. Three of the world’s most powerful women want to make sure it does not happen.

Continue Reading

The Day is an independent, online, subscription-based news publication for schools, focusing on the big global issues beneath the headlines. Our dedicated newsroom writes news, features, polls, quizzes, translations… activities to bring the wider world into the classroom. Through the news we help children and teachers develop the thinking, speaking and writing skills to build a better world. Our stories are a proven cross-curricular resource published at five different reading levels for ages 5 to 19. The Day has a loyal and growing membership in over 70 countries and its effectiveness is supported by case studies and teacher endorsements.

Start your free trial Already have an account? Log in / register