This Manual is separated into three parts:
A short description about the overall programme and your role and position in the programme, exercises and guidelines for peer education sessions with your Sisters, a copy of the report format that you are requested to complete when you run sessions.
The Centre of Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS Research (CeSHHAR) Zimbabwe was registered as a trust in January 2012. Previously known as the Regai Dzive Shiri Project, which has operated in Zimbabwe since 1999, CeSHHAR Zimbabwe houses fieen HIV prevenon and sexual health research and programme projects.
The Activity Pack has been designed for use by Sisters with a Voice, a sex worker programme with national coverage run by the Centre for Sexual Health, HIV/AIDS Research (CeSHHAR) in Zimbabwe on behalf of Zimbabwe’s National AIDS Council.
This Programme has been developed for the SAPPH-IRe trial to support women attending the Sisters clinic adhere to the drugs they are taking. The programme is called the Adherence Sisters programme.
No one knows how many young women sell sex, as most programmes do not disaggregate their data by age group. Some studies have found that up to 40% of female sex workers started selling sex before the age of 18