Her name is Thea, and she is 12 years old and her future husband — 37. This is the first official children’s wedding in Norway, which was held on the world day of the girl child on 11 October.
The girl is a blog that talks about how she is preparing for her wedding. She daily tells in his blog about the preparations for the wedding, about his childhood dreams, which, perhaps, will not materialize.
“I had so much on my mind the last few days that I did everything very slowly. When mom came to me and saw that I was still not in uniform and not washed, she said I should stop acting like a child.
Because soon I will have my own family that have to worry,” Thea shared their experiences.
However, it later emerged that this was a project the creators wanted to draw attention to the problem of early marriage. The initiator of the shocking wedding became a public organization Plan Norge.
The authors of the idea wanted to remind you that around the world every day are illegal mesalliance suffered by girls. Most often this happens in third world countries.
“We believe that provocation is a powerful tool to demonstrate the real state of Affairs, which, indeed, often shocking.
We hope that people will come together and oppose child marriage, where girls are issued for sponsors. More than 39,000 girls every day find themselves in a situation TEI, and with our help you can escape their brutal fate,” say the initiators of the action.
Thea became a member of the social project, which reveals the problem of early marriage.
We also want to show you pictures of real girls who are married off at a young age. Despite the fact that in most cases, the public refers to such unions negatively, such marriages still are.
She might not have reached the age of majority, and has become someone’s wife
Such pairs can often be seen in Bangladesh
Girl preparing for the wedding
Often, the “husbands” the girls have to hide from the police
Often before the onset of adulthood in young wives give birth to children
Recall, parents married their children-twins. They sincerely believe that in a past life, the kids loved each other.
As reported by the portal “Znayu” in Gdansk (Poland) 11-year-old Ukrainian woman gave birth to a child. According to local media reports, the doctors in the town Skarszewy Pomeranian Voivodeship December 18, asked the mother and daughter.
Also “Znayu” I wrote more than 40 thousand teenage girls become mothers. Every year 200 thousand girls aged 13 to 15 years old are married.