African girls taught to say no to 'sugar daddies' PDF Print E-mail
Backed by $5 million in grants from the U.S. National Institutes of Health, California researchers are testing a new AIDS prevention tool in Zimbabwe -- a financial prophylactic aimed at shielding young girls from sexual liaisons that transmit the virus. The program, Shaping the Health of Adolescents in Zimbabwe, or SHAZ, offers access to economic security through training, loans and jobs. Read more...