Parental control and monitoring of young people's sexual behaviour in rural North-Western Tanzania: Implications for sexual and reproductive health interventions

@inproceedings{Wamoyi2011ParentalCA,
  title={Parental control and monitoring of young people's sexual behaviour in rural North-Western Tanzania: Implications for sexual and reproductive health interventions},
  author={Joyce Wamoyi and Angela Fenwick and Mark Urassa and Basia Zaba and William Stones},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Parenting through control and monitoring has been found to have an effect on young people's sexual behaviour. There is a dearth of literature from sub-Saharan Africa on this subject. This paper examines parental control and monitoring and the implications of this on young people's sexual decision making in a rural setting in North-Western Tanzania. METHODS This study employed an ethnographic research design. Data collection involved 17 focus group discussions and 46 in-depth… CONTINUE READING
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