15 November 2016 - 12:30-14:00 - Palais des Nations (Cinema XIV, Kazakh Room)
The screening event features a presentation of the documentary and related research by Dr Katarzyna Grabska (Senior Research Fellow, Global Migration Centre, IHEID) and Laura Chello (Girls Advocacy Alliance Officer, Terres des Hommes International Federation.
The film explores the circumstances, decision-making, experiences and consequences of migration for adolescent girls in Bangladesh and Ethiopia. It is based on a research project “Time to look at girls: adolescent girls’ migration and development” (January 2014-December 2015), that explores the links between migration of adolescent girls and economic, social and political factors that trigger their movements. It shows the agency and choices being made by adolescent girls in their diverse migration experiences.