Socioeconomic disadvantage and unsafe sexual behaviors among young women and men in South Africa. Sometimes the sexual exchange is to the benefit of the parent or guardian, and not the victim herself [ 43 ]. They should be taught how to negotiate safe sex as part of the transactions in transactional sex. The fieldworkers did a dozen of random observations in video halls: Youth fund is a success'. Population Council Kenya; The disco funerals are characterised by loud music, singing, dancing, bidding games and risky sexual behaviour. Some adolescents only used condoms during the unsafe period in the menstrual cycle. Kenya's Shameful National Disaster of Illicit brew. Interventions should promote more positive and safe actions like having respect for women, having one sexual partner, using condoms, and knowing their HIV status. We relied on participants' self-reports and there is a possibility of social desirability bias particularly among girls who may have underreported sexual experiences [ 23 ]. We conducted a qualitative study to explore risk situations that can explain the high HIV prevalence among youth in Kisumu town, Kenya Methods We conducted in-depth interviews with adolescents aged 15 to 20, held 4 focus group discussions, and made 48 observations at places where youth spend their free time. Data analysis of the in-depth interviews, FGDs and observations followed grounded theory principles, which allows analytical themes to emerge during the process of re reading transcripts and exploring and coding responses [ 17 ]. Each FGD had 8 to 12 participants aged , and the discussions took about one and half hour. Before the drought they saw one or two cases a month. Findings point strongly to the role of men in perpetuating the HIV epidemic forcing sex, gang rape, multiple concurrent relationships. The current phenomenon of porn video shows has not been described in literature.