Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
 

Protecting the Next Generation Data Available to Other Researchers

Data from the Protecting the Next Generation: Understanding HIV Risk among Youth study in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Malawi and Uganda project are available to the public. The different data sets for each country and their timing are described below. Requests for data files must be accompanied by a completed Data Access form. Data Request Form and below. Survey data are available for download or online data analysis from the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (see weblinks below).

Data description and availability:

1. Focus group discussions (conducted in early 2003; 14-19 year olds, urban-rural areas, in-school and out-of-school)

  • Transcripts, summary of methodology and guidelines are available.
  • Burkina Faso (transcripts and instruments are in French), Ghana (English), Malawi (English) and Uganda (English).

2. In-depth interviews (conducted in late 2003; 12-19 year olds, urban-rural areas, in-school and out-of-school)

  • Guidelines and summary of methodology are available.
  • Burkina Faso (transcripts and instruments are in French), Ghana (English), Malawi (English) and Uganda (English).

3. National Survey of Adolescents (conducted in early 2004; 12-19 year olds, household-based sample)

4. In-depth interviews (conducted in early to mid 2005; teachers, health care providers, parents and community leaders, urban-rural areas)

  • Guidelines and summary of methodology are available.
  • Interview transcripts will become available around September 2008.
  • Burkina Faso (transcripts and instruments are in French), Ghana (English), Malawi (English) and Uganda (English).

Data Request Form

This project is supported by The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Rockefeller Foundation and the U.S. National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (grant no. 5 R24 HD043610).