Empowered: A look into an unlikely marriage

KAMPALA, UGANDA — In Uganda, cross-generational relationships are a way for young women to find economic security in a country where 18 percent of youth aged 15 to 24 are unemployed. (2014 Brookings Institution study) Budding partnerships between young women and men often 30 years their senior are largely imbalanced and unsuccessful, but not always. Jane Nannono offers insight into her improbable  cross-generational marriage.

Click on the first photo to see a slide show of portraits and extended captions.

To read more about Jane and cross-generational relationships, see the story by Sophia Raymond here.