In Tajikistan, women commonly wear traditional costume including a headscarf, which is not necessarily a symbol of particularly strong faith. Obviously, this was unlikely to be what the women really wanted. Most women with whom I discussed the subject said that all they knew in advance about the marriage bed was that the experience would be painful and that they would bleed. Two minimally structured interviews were conducted with each male migrant and female regular partner. The draft amendments will be sent to the parliament early next year.
Condom use attitudes among male migrants and their female regular partners.
Prostitution in Tajikistan is allowed or prohibited?
Pluto Press and Michigan University Press. From then until perestroika in the mid s, the public discussion of sex was strongly discouraged. Strengthening Accountability IWPR supports the capacity of civil society and human rights groups to more effectively advocate for government and institutional accountability. The longitudinal interviews revealed that many of the couples, regardless of their commitment level, experienced crises in their relationship. Suppose, after the introduction of new norms, only well-founded clients will remain, and some of the prostitutes will remain out of work. One woman, Aziza, age 24, explained her suspicions of infidelity: In the valley, schoolteacher Nigina has come up with a scheme to encourage parents to let girls attend school.