#18Sí14No, the right to be a child

Child Marriage

Sunset in Totonicapán, while new ideas are born. ©UNICEF/GUA2017/SurProfundo

Stephanie Tax is a 14-year-old girl who lives in a rural community in Totonicapán, Guatemala. She is not an ordinary girl. She is a leader of the #18Sí14No initiative, the purpose of which is to fight against child marriage. This crusade helped change the law in Guatemala, raising the minimum age for marriage to 18 for both genders.