Formative Assessment on the Feasibility of an Integrated Biological and Behavioral Survey among Key and Vulnerable Populations in Bhutan

Publications - Released in 2015

A cross-sectional design with qualitative and quantitative methods was used for this formative assessment that was aimed at informing the development of the IBBS survey among key populations, i.e., FSW, MSM, transgender women, Drug Users (DU), and PWID, and vulnerable populations (High-risk women—HRW, truck and taxi drivers, and uniformed services) in priority sites in Bhutan.


  • Ministry of Health - Bhutan
  • National AIDS Control Programme (NACP) - Bhutan
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)