Integrated Bio-Behavioral Survey among Male Labor Migrants in 11
Districts in Western, Mid and Far - Western Regions of Nepal
the first round of the Integrated Bio-Behavioral Survey (IBBS) conducted
among male labour migrant from 11 districts of Western development,
Mid-western development and Far-western development regions of Nepal.
The study was to determine the prevalence of HIV among the returnee male
labour migrants from India. The study assesses the HIV/STI risk related
behaviors, socio-demographic characteristics, sexual and drug using
behaviors, knowledge of HIV/AIDS, knowledge and treatment of STI
problems and the knowledge and use of condoms by study community. The
health personnel among the study team provided syndromic treatment of
the the STI problems
Sponsored By: FHI/Nepal. August 2006.
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