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08 January 2016

2015 Samvedana Plus SVRI Presentation

Additional Info

  • VAWG themes: VAWG & Social Norms
  • Country: India
  • Project: Karnataka Health Promotion Trust - India

“All in the name of love”: Understanding the relationship between female sex workers and their intimate partners. This presentation covers the exploratory research carried out in North Karnataka, India to understand the relationship between sex workers and their intimate partners and the drivers of violence and condom use in these intimate relationships. The qualitative study was conducted in two separate, three-day residential workshops with 31 female sex workers (FSWs) and 37 intimate partners (IPs), and addresses the nature of these relationships.

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