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Name: "Mishwar", an integrated Bio-behaviour Surveillance Study among most at Risk Populations in Lebanon Female Sex Workers, Injecting Drug Users, Men who have Sex with Men, and Prisoners.
Country: Lebanon
Subject(s): HIV/AIDS
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 2008-11
Entry into force:
ISN: LBN-2008-M-111778
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=111778&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Ministry of Public Health Ministry of Public Health Liban PDF PDF (consulted on 2021-10-05)
Abstract/Citation: This study’s main aim was to provide a baseline estimate of the prevalence of HIV and AIDS among the four vulnerable populations: MSM, FSWs, IDUs, and prisoners. The combination of conducting a behavioral questionnaire along with a biological test for HIV helped us to better understand the behavioral risk factors and to link the risky behavior to the HIV status of participants.

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