MARCH Outcome Evaluation
Baseline Vs Outcome comparison [only for Addis Ababa]
As shown in Figure 9, no statistically significant trend was noted between the baseline and outcome surveys in terms of the proportion that reported having ever talked/discussed with friends or sexual partners regarding HIV/AIDS and sexual matters in the year preceding the surveys.
Figure 9 Baseline-outcome comparison of the proportion reporting having ever talked/discussed about HIV/AIDS/STIs and other sexual matters with their partners and friends, Addis Ababa, MARCH outcome survey, May-June 2005
5.10. Exposure to the MARCH and sexual behaviors of the never married
Reducing risky sexual behavior among the general target population, delaying sexual initiation among sexually inexperienced young people and promoting safer sex behavior (e.g. condom use) are among the major objectives of the MARCH
Addis Ababa and West Hararghe