Is 11-year-old ‘escaped child bride’ who took the internet by storm telling the whole truth? Doubts emerge about Yemeni girl’s story

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Nada al-Ahdal said she was only saved after her uncle intervened Yemeni girl produced YouTube clip threatening to kill herself if married Parents also deny…

Child marriages: Video of pleading Yemeni girl is just the tip of the iceberg

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Eleven-year-old Nada al-Ahdal may have escaped her arranged marriage to a much older man, but every year, millions of underage Yemeni girls don’t. That’s perhaps…

BBC: Girl’s online plea highlights plight of Yemen’s child brides

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a three-minute video posted online, Nada al-Ahdal, a slight and pretty 11-year-old girl, has caught the attention of millions in her home country, Yemen,…

Nada on Wikipedia

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Nada al-Ahdal is a resident of Yemen known for escaping two different child marriage pacts her parents had made for her. In 2013, al-Ahdal posted a YouTube video decrying child marriage and her…

‘Go ahead and marry me off – I’ll kill myself’: Escaped child bride, 11, explains why she ran away from home

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Nada al-Ahdal was saved from the forced engagement by her uncle He told her suitor that she ‘was no good for him and did not…

11 year old runs from home to escape marriage: “I’m not an item for sale.”

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

By Alaa Al-Eryani- Sanaa You can read the original version (in French) of Alaa’s article on her blog. Vous pouvez lire la version originale (en Frech)…

Nada Al-Ahdal: You’re Brave ForStanding Up To Your Forced Marriage

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

With her incredibly courageous decision to flee her home to avoid being forced into a marriage, 11-year-old Nada spoke out about her traumatic ordeal —…

Nada Al-Ahdal, Yemeni Girl Who Evaded Child Marriage, Says She’d ‘Rather Die’ Than Get Married Off – VIDEO

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a bone-chilling three minutes, a young girl who evaded child marriage tells the world that she would “rather die,” than be forced to undergo…

Meet Nada al-Ahdal, The Brilliant Girl Who Was Almost Married Off At The Age Of 11 (Video)

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Despite the fact that we’re well into the 21st century, families marrying off their daughters at unthinkably young ages is still a fairly common practice. You’ve…

NADA’S BOOKS

By Abdulsalam Al Ahdal | March 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

     À douze ans, Nada est une jeune fille épanouie. Elle vit à la campagne avec ses parents et ses six frères et sœurs,…