Beginning
World AIDS Day
Balabwa
WHO/Pieter Hugo
"People judged me — at first it was frightening and I lost my confidence."

"But I knew I was not the only one. Other girls like me have been raped by older men because of the belief that if older HIV-positive men sleep with young girls, the disease is cured. This is completely untrue and one of the many myths surrounding the spread of HIV here."