Thursday, December 13 / 12:45 PM - 2:15 PM   •   Karafuu Lobby

Poster Session 3

Chair: Nyovani Madise, University of Southampton

  1. Enhancing adolescents’ reproductive health awareness in EgyptSalah Abou El Enein, Pathfinder International ; Andy Cole, Pathfinder International ; Manal Eid, Pathfinder International

  2. Adolescents' expectations of stakeholders role in their sexual and reproductive health in NigeriaAdunola Adepoju, University of Lagos

  3. Sexual violence against women in marital dyads, prevalence and reproductive health consequences: A situation among the Ijesa of South-Western NigeriaAdebayo O. Ajala, Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research ; Uche Isiugo-Abanihe, University of Ibadan

  4. The causes and consequences of early marriage in the Amhara region of EthiopiaBogalech Alemu, Pathfinder International ; Jennifer Wilder, Pathfinder International

  5. The hazard of female first marriage in MozambiqueCarlos Arnaldo, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane ; Sandra D. Goncalves, University of Cape Town

  6. Analysis of the vital statistics of the city of Abidjan for the year 2005Massoma Bakaoyko ; Eugène Yapo ; Lucien Kouassi ; Anne Marie Rachelle Djangone-Mian, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

  7. The risk of HIV/AIDS among the poor families in rural communities in South Western NigeriaLuqman Bisiriyu, Obafemi Awolowo University ; Alfred Adewuyi, Obafemi Awolowo University

  8. The prevalence and consequences of gender-based violence: violence against the students of the University of Kinshasa (DRC)Sylvain Gamaliel Bjimina Luadia

  9. Sexual behaviour and sexualityZakaliyat Bonkoungou ; Siaka Lougue, Institut National de la Statistique et de la Démographie (INSD)

  10. Homosexuality in Africa: myth or reality? Case of TogoVirgile Capo-Chichi, Population Services International (PSI) ; Sethson Kassegne, Population Services International (PSI)

  11. A methodology for indirectly estimating the impact of HIV/AIDS on household structure and characteristics in Sub-Saharan AfricaProud Dzambukira, Harvard University ; Paulsen Mrina, Harvard University ; Michael Levin, Harvard University

  12. Assessment and monitoring of changes in interest of pastoralists in selling their livestock for their livelihood diversification in Ngorongoro District, TanzaniaMichael Emanuel Haule

  13. Strategies for improving the nutrition of children orphaned by HIV/AIDS in the rural areas of Abia State, NigeriaEzinne Enwereji, Abia State University

  14. Informal trade as an instrument to fight urban poverty and promote new orders of social stratification: Studying the involvement of women in informal economic activities in Maputo , MozambiqueSonia Frias Piepoli, ISCSP - Universidade Técnica de Lisboa

  15. Level, trend and factors of divorce in Burkina FasoBilampoa Gnoumou Thiombiano, Université de Montréal ; Thomas LeGrand, Université de Montréal ; Bruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain

  16. Determinants of consanguineous marriages in the region of the Gharb-Chrarda-Béni Hssen (Morocco)Hinde Hami, Université Ibn Tofail ; Abdelmajid Soulaymani, Université Ibn Tofail ; Abdelrhani Mokhtari, Université Ibn Tofail

  17. Trust, commitment, fidelity, and condom use among young adults in TanzaniaMegan Klein Hattori, Brown University

  18. Using improved predictors of condom use to better target Swazi youth with regular partnersMegan Klein Hattori, Brown University ; Navendu Shekhar, Population Services International (PSI) ; Dhaval S. Patel, Society for Family Health/ Population Services International

  19. Adolescent high-risk behaviours and its determinants in North-West province of South AfricaSabiti Ishmael-Kalule, North-West University, South Africa ; Yaw Amoateng, Human Sciences Research Council of South Africa (HSRC) ; Narayanan V Prakash, North-West University, South Africa

  20. Factors associated with sexual behaviour among Public University students in TanzaniaJohn Jeckoniah, Sokoine University of Agriculture

  21. Couples’ level of education and gender differences in disclosure of HIV status in Ibadan, NigeriaAyodele S Jegede, Department of Sociology, University of Ibadan

  22. New public policy of decentralization of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, population and development in the context of globalization.Charlotte Kabedi Ilunga, University of Kinshasa

  23. Forced first sexual intercourse among young people in Kinshasa: socio-demographic characteristics of partners, context of "negotiations" and risks of STIs/HIV and/or unwanted pregnanciesBarthélemy Kalambayi Banza, Université de Kinshasa

  24. Promoting safer sexual practices among street children in Kinshasa in the era of HIVLupwana Kandala, LUCIO

  25. Adolescent early marriage in northern Nigeria: Evidence to effective programmatic interventionAndrew S Karlyn, Population Council ; Annabel Erulkar, Population Council

  26. Sexual behaviour of youth education and HIV/AIDS in TogoSethson Kassegne, Population Services International (PSI) ; Agbessi Amouzou, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

  27. HIV prevention among youth in Internally Displaced People’s (IDP) camps: Experiences from UgandaPeter Kintu, United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) ; Alex Mugume, Uganda Programme for Human and Holistic Development (UPHOLD) ; Samson Kironde, Uganda Programme for Human and Holistic Development (UPHOLD) ; Denis Kibwola, Straight Talk Foundation

  28. Souls of life: Looking at the role of older people in maintaining and protecting African cultureStephen R Kodwo, Virginia Commonwealth University

  29. Is there any relationship between knowledge of HIV/AIDS prevention and transmission and safe sexual behaviour? The case of young people in BotswanaGobopamang Letamo, University of Botswana

  30. Perceived peer influence on sexual behaviour among secondary schools adolescents in TanzaniaPaulina Mabuga, University of Dar es Salaam

  31. Determinants of female family headship in Sub-Saharan AfricaDionisia Maffioli, Università degli Studi di Bari ; Giuseppe Gabrielli, Università di Bari ; Piero Sacco, Università di Bari

  32. Bush meat hunting, rural food security and livelihood in Uluguru Mountains TanzaniaGladys Mahiti, Sokoine University of Agriculture

  33. Civil registration system and census exercise in Nigeria: The challenges of demographic estimationChuks J Mba, University of Ghana

  34. Family environment of children and adolescents Burkina Faso: profile and evolutionYode Miangotar, Université de Montréal

  35. Partner reduction and partner faithfulness reduce risk of HIV infection in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Cameroon, Rwanda, Uganda, and ZimbabweVinod Mishra, Macro International Inc. ; Rathavuth Hong, Macro International Inc. ; Bernard Barrere, Macro International Inc.

  36. Adolescent childbearing in Cameroon: An analysis of trends, determinants and health consequencesLouise Moyo ; Samuel Kelodjoue, Université de Dschang

  37. Indirect estimation of maternal mortality in KenyaAustin Mueke, University of Nairobi

  38. Interventions to mitigate gender-based violence: Experiences from UgandaAlex Mugume, Uganda Programme for Human and Holistic Development (UPHOLD) ; Beatrice Muwa, Uganda Programme for Human and Holistic Development (UPHOLD) ; Josephine Kasaija, Uganda Programme for Human and Holistic Development (UPHOLD) ; Lydia Buzaalirwa, Uganda Programme for Human and Holistic Development (UPHOLD) ; Peter Kintu, United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR)

  39. The timing and role of initiation rites in preparing young people for adolescence and responsible sexual and reproductive health behaviour in MalawiAlister Munthali, University of Malawi

  40. Factors affecting Kenyan adolescents' childbearing desiresAndrew Muriuki, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee ; Marjorie Sable, University of Missouri at Columbia

  41. Intergenerational equity in Kenyan social security and poverty reductionSamuel Mwangi, Miami University

  42. Young and Innocent? Sexual activity among young adolescents in the era of HIV and AIDS in UgandaStella Neema, Makerere University

  43. Food security and household vulnerability in a South African context of high HIV prevalenceBusisiwe Nkosi, Health Economics and AIDS Research Division (HEARD) ; Mary Bachman DeSilva, Boston University

  44. Vital registration systems in Africa: Strategizing towards viabilityEthelbert Nwokocha, University of Ibadan

  45. Incidence of violence based on gender on programs of economic and social development: case of the Democratic Republic of the CongoPaul Denis Nzita Kikhela, Université de Kinshasa

  46. Interrogating the nexus of gender inequality, sexuality and survival: Reflections on the sociology of MbọmchiAkachi C. Odoemene, University of Ibadan ; Chinwe M Agamegwa, Igoloafrika Youth Foundation

  47. Care giving and stress: Experiences of people taking care of elderly relations in Southern NigeriaUzoma O Okoye, University of Nsukka, Nigeria

  48. Adolescent sexuality and sexuality education in South-Western Nigeria: Combining quantitative and participatory methodologiesTolulope M. Ola, Department of Sociology, Faculty of the Social Sciences, University of Ado-Ekiti ; Abosede Oludare, University of Ibadan

  49. The role of the age at marriage in the decline in fertility in Algeria?Zahia Ouadah-Bedidi, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  50. For batter or worse…? Patterns and variations in women’s experience of and attitudes towards spousal violence in marital and dating relationshipsSerai D. Rakgoasi, University of the Witwatersrand

  51. Impact of sexual and reproductive health education on adolescents beaviour towards HIV/AIDS transmission in Morogoro Municipal in TanzaniaWambuka Rangi, Open University of Tanzania (OUT)

  52. Does exposure to Adolescent Reproductive Health Programmes lead to desired outcomes? Findings from the 2006 African Youth Alliance (AYA) survey in UgandaGideon Rutaremwa, Makerere University

  53. Risk and protective factors: Linkages to youth’s perception of vulnerability to HIV/AIDS infectionYetty Shobo, Pennsylvania State University

  54. Knowledge, attitude and practice of sex workers vis à vis of HIV/AIDS in the context of the crisis in Côte d'IvoireLazare Sika, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Statistique et d'Economie Appliquée (ENSEA) ; Anne Marie Rachelle Djangone-Mian, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) ; Kone Siaka ; Flore Bia Gueu

  55. The contribution of informal sector to poverty reduction in Mwanza City: The case study of food vendors in Pamba wardFausto G.B. Simime, Intitute of Rural Developmen Planning - Dodoma (IRDP) ; Kilobe Benedict, Institute of Rural Development Planning (IRDP) Dodoma

  56. Development and issues of population in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: look at the (PRSP) Poverty Reduction Strategy paperJacques Tshibwabwa Kuditshini, University of Kinshasa

  57. The evolution of the age to the first union in Burkina Faso: what effects of free unions and the standard of living of the household?Younoussi Zourkaleini, Université de Ouagadougou