Stigma, silence & stress | MSM couples & HIV in Southern Africa

CATEGORY: Stigma, silence & stress
DATE: 21 November 2017
AUTHOR: Mamba Online

A new study has explored the complexities of same-sex relationships between men in Southern Africa and how this impacts on the fight against HIV.

Researchers used focus group discussions, in-depth interviews and online surveys to access the experiences of more than 600 men who have sex with men (MSM) who are in some form of same-sex relationship.

The study was conducted by the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in partnership with the Gay and Lesbian Network in KZN, South Africa, and Positive Vibes in Namibia.

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