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Forced marriage

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Forced marriage is defined by the Home Office as "when you face physical pressure to marry (for example, threats, physical violence or sexual violence) or emotional and psychological pressure (eg if you’re made to feel like you’re bringing shame on your family)".

If you are experiencing a forced marriage, or you're worried about someone else, there is help available. You can book an appointment with a Student Inclusion Advisor who can provide you with confidential information, support and assistance.

The British High Commission commissioned three short animated documentaries on the issue of Forced Marriages in Pakistan in an attempt to raise awareness of this human rights violation.

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