Category Archives: Swaziland

  1. High HIV Prevalence Among Sex Workers In Swaziland

    via, by Winile Mavuso UNADJUSTED HIV prevalence among sex workers stands at 70.3%. This is contained in the Swaziland HIV Bio-Behavioral Surveillance Study and Qualitative Study among Most At-Risk Populations (MARPS) conducted by the Population Service International (PSI) in conjunction with the John Hopkins University based in the United States. The findings of the study were Read More >>

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  2. SWAZILAND: HIV prevalence among factory workers “50 percent”

    Via PlusNews. A new government study has found that more than half of workers in Swaziland’s garment industry are living with HIV, and officials are realizing that the once-hailed promise of manufacturing employment has become a financial and medical nightmare for tens of thousands of Swazi women. “HIV prevalence among factory workers is 50.3 percent,” said Nhlanhla Read More >>

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