Since forced marriage was criminalised in March 2013, over 230 cases have been referred to the AFP, but advocates say this number does not reflect the real number at risk.
- Sandra Siagian
They are calling for more measures to be introduced to protect victims and provide a safe space for them to come forward.
- No prosecutions here — why?
Commander Lesa Gale, who heads the AFP’s victim based crime unit, told the inaugural conference on forced marriage there…