에티오피아 농촌지역 여자청소년을 위한 HIV 예방프로그램 개발

Translated title of the contribution: Development of HIV Prevention Program for Female Youth in A Rural Area of Ethiopia

Hyunmi Ahn, Hyeonkyeong Lee, Taewha Lee, CHUNG YUL LEE

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Abstract

Objectives: The objective of this study was developing a community-based HIV prevention program to enhance the safe sexual behavior among rural Ethiopian female youth. Methods: A community-based HIV prevention program was developed using the Cox's Interaction Model of Client Health Behavior. The program development was carried out in four phases using a mixed research
Method: need-assessment which consisted of three steps (secondary-data analysis, key-informant interview, and focused-group interview); identification of preliminary program contents; expert’s review of the program contents for the validity and cultural acceptability of the program; and refinement of the proposed program contents.
Results: The HIV prevention program developed in this study consisted of three modules; the first module was for enhancing the youth’s self-esteem, the second was for providing the youth with information regarding HIV/AIDS and safe sexual behavior, and the third was for improving the youth’s communication skills and refusing skills.
Conclusions: The need assessment and expert’s review was very effective way to reflect sociocultural factors of rural Ethiopia for developing HIV prevention program for female youth. Further research is desirable for verifying the effectiveness of the developed program.
Translated title of the contributionDevelopment of HIV Prevention Program for Female Youth in A Rural Area of Ethiopia
Original languageKorean
Pages (from-to)113-124
Journal한국보건교육건강증진학회
Volume30
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Dec

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