Relationships between older men and younger women: implications for STIs/HIV in Kenya.

  title={Relationships between older men and younger women: implications for STIs/HIV in Kenya.},
  author={Kim K Longfield and Anne Glick and Margaret Waithaka and John Berman},
  journal={Studies in family planning},
  volume={35 2},
The aim of this study is to contribute to the understanding of motivations for cross-generational relationships and how the perception of risk of acquiring sexually transmitted infections (STIs) including HIV affects condom use in Kenya. Eight focus-group discussions were conducted with women and 28 interviews were held with men in four Kenyan towns. Ethnograph 5.0 computer software was used for the analysis of data. Women's primary incentive for engaging in such relationships is financial; men… CONTINUE READING

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