New Population Council Evidence Shows What Works to Delay Child Marriage in Bangladesh (image) Population Council Share Print E-Mail Caption New research presented by the Population Council shows that programs that educate girls, teach them about their rights and build skills for modern livelihoods can reduce the likelihood of child marriage by up to one-third in Bangladesh. Credit Population Council Usage Restrictions Credit Population Council, no edits. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.