Tag: Norway

Meet Thea, Norway’s 12-year-old child bride

 ‘Thea’ introduces the blog by writing: “My name is Thea and I’m 12 years old and in about one month I will marry,”…
A Norwegian campaign highlighting the issue of child marriage has gained global attention after a blog seemingly written by a child bride-to-be went viral. more: independent.co.ukw – Watch Video:

Norway may allow police and judges with headscarves

A government-appointed committee is set to make recommendations that will allow police and judges in Norway to wear clothing and personal effects with religious overtones, including the Muslim hijab. A government-appointed committee is set to make recommendations that will allow…