Children Raising Children: Living in the Wake of AIDS (9 images)

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The images in this exhibit were taken in Kyotera, Rakai, Uganda. This region is where the first case of AIDS in Uganda was diagnosed. While the rate of new cases has steadily declined, the number of deaths has continued to climb. In the wake of this loss, the children who have been orphaned are finding their way into adulthood without the guidance of their parents, aunts, uncles and sometimes even grandparents.

Their resiliency and ability for carrying on family norms is inspiring.
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