Right to choose - the consequences of forced marriage
Right to choose - the consequences of forced marriage. This is a YouTube resource developed by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. The FCO write....
"Every year the Forced Marriage Unit (FMU) runs a .. campaign to raise awareness of forced marriage. (School holidays are) ....... a high risk time because families use the opportunity of the long holiday to take individuals overseas for marriages. We use this time to make potential victims aware of the risks, and potential perpetrators aware of the consequences.
This year we have produced audio clips that are based on the Right to Choose film that we launched in October 2015. These audio clips tell the same story as the film (a brother describing a forced marriage situation involving his sister), and leave listeners with the message that forced marriage is a criminal offence, and that there is help available. It ends with the Forced Marriage Unit’s contact details."