Child brides are more at risk of pregnancy-related complications than a mature woman because their body organs are not fully developed that is why obstructed labor and eclampsia are common complications and can be fatal (ICRW
[online] Washington, D.C.: ICRW
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Nascimento, Evolving Men: Initial Results from the International Men and Gender Equality Survey (IMAGES), International Center for Research on Women (ICRW
) and Rio de Janeiro: Instituto Promundo, Washington, DC, USA, 2010.
Jejeebhoy SJ (1996): Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Behavior--A Review of the Evidence from India, Washington, D.C., International Center for Research on Women (ICRW
 In a multi-country study on the nutritional status of adolescents, which was carried out by the International Centre for Research on Women (ICRW
), anaemia was found to be the most widespread nutritional problem and its prevalence ranged from 32-55%.
However, as per the International Centre for Research on Women (ICRW
), "the minimum age for marriage that is commonly observed in practice is 15.
The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW
) recently joined that effort.
Despite the introduction in 1946 of more exacting controls on global whaling by the International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling (ICRW
) and the formation of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) to monitor compliance and effectiveness, (48) the renewed pressure placed on stocks by the expanded hunt caused catches to decline yet again.
Research carried out by Plan International and the International Centre for Research on Women (ICRW
) in five Asian countries found that Pakistan has the lowest levels of violence (43%) among all the schools in Asia.
co-hosted "Let's Raise Our Voices," an event in London that brought together leading experts to discuss strategies for preventing violence against women.
A study - Masculinity, Intimate Partner Violence and Son Preference in India - by the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW
), a US-based research institute, and the UN population fund, UNFPA, said 52% of women surveyed had experienced violence during their lifetime, and 60% of the male respondents said they had acted violently against their wife or partner.