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Role that female partners play in uptake of VMMC services

By Pamela Marks | 08 May, 2013

Good day All,
I am currently trying to find any studies done looking at female partner involvement as a factor influencing men in seeking VMMC services. Anyone have any references that they could share? If so I would be greatly appreaciative!
Regards

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Tyler French Replied at 11:01 AM, 8 May 2013

Hi Pamela,

Here's an article to get you started. There is quite a bit of literature
about the implementation of VMMC in Kenya.

(See attached file: Women's roles in VMMC in Nyanza Province, Kenya.pdf)

Patrick Tyler French
Division of Epidemiology, Evaluation & Research
New York State Department of Health
Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Albany, New York 12237
Ph: 518-408-1159
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Good day All,
I am currently trying to find any studies done looking at female
partner involvement as a factor influencing men in seeking VMMC
services. Anyone have any references that they could share? If so I
would be greatly appreaciative!
Regards

Pamela Marks Replied at 11:51 AM, 8 May 2013

Thanks Tyler, so far this is the only article I have managed to find though I uderstand that many partners have been doing focus group discussions on this topic.
Regards,
Pamela

Moses Modi Replied at 11:58 AM, 8 May 2013

Indeed there is alot of work done on VMMC in Kenya. I have attached herein some working document that can assist your endeavour.

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