Every year at least 1,000 girls from religious minorities in Pakistan are abducted and experience forced marriage and religious conversions.
"Every person has a threshold, and when they reach it, they cannot take it anymore. I reached mine, and decided to look for my own happiness.”
We spoke to Shakti's Wendy Vyas who says the New Zealand Government's "heartless" stance is putting women's lives at risk.
More than 1,000 married children have migrated to Germany in the past year. Now, the country has a dilemma: protect the girls by separating or preserving these marriages.
The weird order may have been illegal, but the couple took the deal anyway.
The UK forced marriage ban was first introduced in 2012 after years of campaigning by women's rights and other advocacy groups, and an increasing number of reports about it to law enforcement officials.