Photo Stories: Early marriages in Georgia.: Marriages_28

GEORGIA. 2015. Moutanious Adjara Region. Tamro, 14y. dancing at her sister's engagement party. Although it is very common for girls to get married at a young age in Adjara region, Tamro says she is not ready to marry and plans to finish school.Ministry of Education show that nearly 7,400 girls aged 13 to 15 stopped attending school across the country. It is common in remote villages for the girl to be married during their last years in high school. Very few girls in villages who finish school got to university.

GEORGIA. 2015. Moutanious Adjara Region. Tamro, 14y. dancing at her sister's engagement party. Although it is very common for girls to get married at a young age in Adjara region, Tamro says she is not ready to marry and plans to finish school. 

Ministry of Education show that nearly 7,400 girls aged 13 to 15 stopped attending school across the country. It is common in remote villages for the girl to be married during their last years in high school. Very few girls in villages who finish school got to university.