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Men Having Sex With Men And Tesro Lingi: HIV-Related Risks, Vulnerability And Social Networks In Five Study Sites In Nepal
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HIV-related risks, vulnerability and social networks among men who have sex with men and tesro lingui (third gender) in five study sites in Nepal presents the findings from the first assessment outside the Kathmandu valley of this group at high risk of HIV infection. In a concentrated epidemic like Nepal’s, identifying vulnerability, risks and social networks among its high risk groups is a fundamental prerequisite for the response to AIDS.Conducted in Biratnagar, Birgunj, Bhairawa, Butwal and Nepalgunj, this qualitative study consisted of 79 site observations, 33 key informant interviews, 72 in-depth interviews and 21 group discussions. The in-depth interviews and group discussions collected data from 105 metis, 79 tas, 25 dohoris, eight hijras and four gays.
Publisher:
BDS, UNAIDS, FHIN ,   (2008 )
Type / Script:
Progress Report in English
Keywords:
TESRO LINGI, SEX, RISKS VULNERABILITY, HIV PREVENTION, GAY, PROTECTION, ADVOCACY, BEHAVIOUR CHANGE, HIV/AIDS, HIV INFECTIONS, HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV), SEXUAL EDUCATION, GENDER IDENTITY, RISK BEHAVIOUR, SEXUAL INTERACTION, SEXUAL RELATION, SEXUAL PARTNERS, GAY RELATIONSHIPS, ECONOMIC CONDITION, MARITAL STATUS, OCCUPATION, CONDOMS, LUBRICANT, SEXUAL VIOLENCE
Thematic Group:
 UNAIDS : HIV/AIDS
Thesaurus:
10.03.02  -  Diseases And Carriers Of Diseases
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