Photographer Jocelyn Carlin


Tuvalu

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Teenage Wedding

Copyright © Jocelyn Carlin 2004
Recently married teenage couple, Vaguna and Puanini Pokia, who live with Puanini's parents. It's entirely normal for couples to marry young, live, and find support within the extended family. Vaguna's a government employed stevedore and Puanini's unemployed. They are most likely to begin and enjoy a large family themselves very soon
Other Galleries in this exhibition
Pacific Kiribati 09 | Environmental Stories from the Pacific Region | Pacific News -Tonga | Pacific News - Tonga2 | Another War Story | Tuvalu | Legacy Tuvalu - The Footprint on Funafuti | American Samoa and Samoa | Solomon Islands | Nauru/Kiribati/Fiji
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