Gender Differences in HIV Risk Perception and Sexual Behaviour of Young Adults in Metropolitan Areas of Fiji
- PsychologyThe Journal of Pacific Studies
This study seeks to understand variations in Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) risk perception and sexual behaviour among male and female adults in Fiji. The Second-Generation Surveillance Report…
Sex Work and the Problem of Inequality: A Pacific Perspective
- SociologyArchives of sexual behavior
Young women’s perceptions and experiences of sexual risk in Suva, Fiji
- SociologyCulture, health & sexuality
There is a critical mismatch between current public health risk priorities and those risks identified as most important in the lives of young iTaukei women, which has important implications for strengthening sexual and reproductive health policy and practice in Fiji.
The fiji national response to hIV and sexually transmitted infections : mapping key successes and challenges
This paper maps and critically analyses the various components of Fiji’s national HIV and STI response, identifying key policy and programmatic strengths and areas requiring additional investment and support.
Problematics of empowerment: sex worker HIV prevention in the Pacific.
- Political ScienceHealth promotion international
It is argued that in the context of the Pacific Islands, timely and effective HIV prevention measures must specifically attend to the implementation of, and sustained support for, behavioural interventions such as sex-worker-specific peer education, condom and lubricant distribution, and access to appropriate sexual health services.
Chlamydia Prevalence and Associated Behaviours Among Female Sex Workers in Vanuatu: Results from an Integrated Bio-behavioural Survey, 2011
- MedicineAIDS and Behavior
An integrated bio-behavioural survey with FSW in Vanuatu to investigate risk behaviours associations with Chlamydia trachomatis and found a comprehensive public health strategy for prevention and treatment of STI among FSW is urgently needed.
Knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of health care workers towards clients of sexual health services in Fiji.
- MedicineSexual health
There is a need for further HIV education of HCWs, with training focussed on occupational risk, and on reducing stigma and discrimination of those living with or vulnerable to HIV in Fiji.
National HIV / AIDS Strategic Plan 2007 - 11 for the Republic of the Fiji Islands