Author information: The study aims to review and analyse the varied East African discourses on the effects of khat slutty japanese girls khat and sex libido, fertility, transmission of HIV, prostitution and rape.
The data were gathered between and in Kenya and Uganda.
Between and across Kenya ses Uganda a broad survey approach was adopted, involving identification of and travel to production areas, interviews with producers and consumers in rural and urban settings. In addition, a survey of Ugandan consumers was carried out in late khat and sex Between andan in-depth study of khat production, trade and consumption was conducted in Uganda.
,hat study also employed a mixture of methods, khat and sex key informant interviews participant-observation and a questionnaire survey administered to khat consumers. Khat is associated, by consumers and its detractors alike, with changes in libido and sexual performance.
khat and sex Although there is khat and sex evidence to support their claims, detractors of khat use argue that khat causes sexual violence, causes women to enter sex work, and that chewing causes the spread of sexually transmitted diseases, including the HIV virus. In East Africa the discourse on khat and sex adn led to consumption of the substances being associated by many people with uncontrolled sexual behaviour.
There is no evidence that khat use fuels promiscuity, khat and sex sex, khat and sex transmitted diseases or rape. The current discourse on khat and sex touches on all these topics. Local religious eex political leaders invoke khat use as a cause of what they argue is a breakdown of morals and social order.
In Kenya and Uganda it is women khat consumers who are seen as sexually uncontrolled.
In Uganda, the argument is extended even to men: All rights reserved.