Patterns of migration/mobility and HIV risk among female sex workers

Maharashtra, 2007-08.
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Population Council, [South and East Asia Regional Office] , New Delhi
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We examined the associations between mobility patterns and risk behaviors for HIV and STIs among a random sample of market stalls employing male and female migrant workers in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

First we described the demographics, mobility patterns, sexual risk behaviors, drug-use behaviors, and biomarkers of HIV, syphilis, and HCV among Cited by: While several studies in this area have documented HIV risk behaviours among female bar work13 and among youth in different settings, 5,16 there is.

Introduction. Mobility is widely recognized as key facilitating factor in HIV spread around the world [1–8].Several African studies have documented that men and women who had travelled or migrated recently are at higher risk for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) than people who did not travel or migrate [4, 8–10].The reasons for such heightened risk among Cited by:   Alcohol and sexual risk behavior among migrant female sex workers and male workers in districts with high in-migration from four high HIV prevalence states in India.

AIDS Behav. ;14(Suppl 1):S31– by: & HIV risk among women in Kenya. Studies (Camlin, PI): “Identifying Opportunities for HIV Prevention Among Female Migrants in Kenya” (NIMH-funded), and • Patterns of Migration, Mobility & HIV Risk Among Women in Western Kenya • Improving engagement & retention in HIV care & treatment among highly mobile women •.

This paper examines the association between alcohol use and sexual risk in two critical migrant populations living within the same geographical areas—migrant men and female sex-workers (FSWs). Data are drawn from two independent surveys of migrant FSWs and male workers in 14 districts of four high HIV prevalent Indian states.

In the paper we have examined Cited by:   Saggurti, Niranjan, Ravi K. Verma, Hanimi Reddy, Saumya RamaRao, Ajay Kumar Singh, Vaishali Sharma Mahendra, and Anrudh K. Jain. "Patterns of migration/ mobility and HIV risk among female sex workers: Andhra Pradesh. Verma, R.K., et al.

() Alcohol and Sexual Risk Behavior among Migrant Female Sex Workers and Male Workers in Districts with High In-Migration from Four High HIV Prevalence States in India. AIDS and Behavior, 14, SSCited by: 1.

Migration, Mobility and Sexual Risk Behavior in Mumbai, India: Mobile Men with Non-Residential Wife Show Increased Risk where HIV-prevalence among sex.

Saggurti N, Jain AK, Sebastian MP, et al. Indicators of mobility, socio-economic vulnerabilities and HIV risk behaviours among mobile female sex workers in India.

AIDS Behav. ;16(4)– Population Council. Patterns of Migration/Mobility and HIV Risk among Female Sex Workers: Andhra Pradesh. New Delhi: Population Council; This is the first in a Series of seven papers about HIV and sex workers.

Introduction. Worldwide, sex workers are disproportionately affected by the HIV pandemic. 1 The authors of a review of HIV burden in female sex workers (FSWs) in 50 low-income and middle-income countries reported an overall HIV prevalence of 118% (95% CI 116–120), with a pooled odds of HIV Cited by:   Verma RK, Saggurti N, Singh AK, Swain SN: Alcohol and sexual risk behavior among migrant female sex workers and male workers in districts with high in-migration from four high HIV prevalence states in India.

AIDS Behav. 14 (Suppl 1): S PubMed; Article; Google Scholar. HIV&AIDS vulnerability is essential for isolating risk factors and devising responses that reduce their impact. RESEARCH DESIGN Technical focus The overall aim of this study is to understand migration and mobility patterns, access to health services and vulnerabilities of female fish traders in the Kafue Flats, Zambia.

Collumbien,M. Risk reduction and perceived collective efficacy and community support among female sex workers in Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra: The importance of context.

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Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. Doi /jech Steward W., Bharat, S., Ramakrishna, J., Heylen E., Ekstrand M. Stigma is associated. Africa, HIV prevalence among female sex workers is often extremely high. In Eswatini (previously known as Swaziland), Lesotho, Malawi, South Africa and Zimbabwe more than 50% of sex workers are living with HIV.4 Init was found that HIV prevalence was 50 times higher among sex workers than in the general population in four countries Background: Male migrant workers (MMWs) have been reported to be vulnerable to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

Chongqing, China is one of the major migration destinations and hotspots of HIV. This study aims to explore the prevalence of HIV, syphilis, and hepatitis C virus (HCV), as well as HIV-related knowledge Author: Yujun Wang, Rongrong Lu, Guohui Wu, Rong Lan, Rong Ou, Yangchang Zhang, Mengliang Ye.

Situating HIV risk in the lives of formerly trafficked female sex workers on the Mexico–US border. AIDS care, 25(4), Goldenberg SM, Brouwer KC, Rocha Jimenez T, Morales Miranda S, Rivera Mindt M.

Enhancing the Ethical Conduct of HIV Research with Migrant Sex Workers: Human Rights, Policy, and Social Contextual Influences.’ PLOS One. Please contact me if you struggle to access any of these publications - many are open access.

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World Migration Report Vearey, J., Hui, C. and Wickramage, K. () Chapter 7: Migration and Health: current issues, governance, and current knowledge gaps in: McAuliff M. and Khadria, B. (eds). Background Increased sexual risk behaviour and HIV prevalence have been reported in migrants compared with non-migrants in sub-Saharan Africa.

We investigated the association of residential and migration patterns with sexual HIV risk behaviours and HIV prevalence in an open, general population cohort in rural KwaZ ulu-Natal, South Africa.

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Click each image to read about our academic team. Undergraduate Faculty Access Academy Faculty Pathways for Promise Academic Support. Nepal is experiencing a concentrated epidemic of HIV/AIDS with a higher prevalence among certain high-risk groups, such as injecting drug users (IDUs), sex workers and labour migrants [7,19].

An annual health report by the Government of Nepal estimates more than a quarter (%) of adult HIV cases attributed to labour migrants [ 20 ].Cited by: 1.

More than 51 million people worldwide are forcibly displaced today as refugees, asylum seekers, or internally displaced persons.

According to the Geneva Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, to be recognized legally as a refugee, an individual must be fleeing persecution on the basis of religion, race, political opinion, nationality, or membership in a particular social.

Health and foreign policy: influences of migration and population mobility Douglas W MacPherson a, Brian D Gushulak b, Liane Macdonald b Introduction.

The growth of migration and population mobility, international trade and communication technologies are. Industrial workers or factory workers, especially migrant workers, have been found to be vulnerable populations at risk of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). However, there has been a gap in literature regarding health behaviors of migrant factory workers.

We conducted a cross-sectional study among factory workers in Hanoi and Bac Ninh cities in Northern Vietnam Author: Bach Xuan Tran, Tracy Vo, Anh Kim Dang, Quang Nhat Nguyen, Giang Thu Vu, Linh Gia Vu, Khanh Nam Do.

Results of a third round of HIV surveillance amongst female sex workers in Hargeisa, Somaliland: East Africa, Somalia: Abdikadir Omar Ismali: Poster presentation: Health assessment/ medical examination, Health services, HIV/ AIDS, Humanitarian health interventions, Refugee health, Sexual and reproductive health.

Pattern of mobility, Sexual behavior and risk of HIV: A study among urban migrant workers in India, International conference on Millennium Development Goals related to Reproductive health: Status, Challenges and Future Directions, proceedings published by National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, ICMR, Mumbai, Background and objectives: While sex workers are disproportionately impacted by reproductive health inequities, a significant knowledge gap regarding the contextual drivers of sex workers’ broader reproductive health access and outcomes remains.

This dissertation therefore sought to disentangle the role of multiple, and intersecting structural factors on sex workers’ ability to. The Swaziland Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys IV and V are nationally representative surveys of households, children, women and men.

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Migration and the spread of tuberculosis. Packard (), in his seminal book White plague, black labour: Tuberculosis and the political economy of health and disease in South Africa, traces the spread of TB in South Africa following the establishment of mining camps on the South African historical data, Packard illustrates clearly how mining.

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