UNAIDS sponsored special workshop on concurrent partnerships

December 2009, Mwanza, Tanzania

This special workshop was held in Mwanza, Tanzania in December 2009. The workshop was convened by UNAIDS to look at methods for measuring sexual behaviour with particular relevance to the understanding of concurrent partnerships.

In addition to participants from existing ALPHA sites the workshop was attended by representatives from sites planning to join ALPHA and from UNAIDS, the World Bank and CDC Tanzania.

Click here for the UNAIDS final meeting report.

Workshop outputs

One of the main aims for the workshop was to develop data collection tools that will deliver the information needed to tackle the research agenda drawn up at a meeting of the UNAIDS Reference Group on Estimates, Modelling and Projections in Nairobi, Kenya in April 2009.