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'There is no tomorrow for me': Rwanda's teen mothers – in pictures

‘There will be no tomorrow for me, there is only today if I survive.’ Janet Mutumwinka, 18, is in despair. With her four-week-old baby Daphine strapped to her back, she tends to a cooking fire for her grandmother. She is rarely given food and is treated like a slave. Mutumwinka met a man in her remote village who promised her he would help her have a better life and give her a home. Once she became pregnant, he refused to take responsibility, telling her it could be anyone’s child. This left her vulnerable to gossipmongers

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