Poverty

Poverty March 22, 2017 | 2:06 pm

Dominican girls the youngest to marry in LatAm, Caribbean

Santo Domingo.- The Dominican Republic along with Nicaragua rank first in adolescent and teen girls bound by civil or common law marriage in Latin America and the Caribbean. The dire ranking is in the study "Spoused girls, characterization of forced child marriage in Azua, Barahona, Pedernales, Elías Piña and San Juan provinces," by the NGO Plan International Dominicana (Plan RD). The stud