Likoma Network Study (LNS)

The Likoma Network Study is a collaboration of IKI with the University of Pennsylvania and the College of Medicine of the University of Malawi. The LNS is the first complete study of sexual networks in Sub-Saharan Africa and has highlighted previously unknown structures and characteristics of networks that affect HIV transmission. IKI led data collection and the management of relational databases for this complex study conducted in a hard-to-reach locality, interviewing all adult inhabitants residing on Likoma island (over 8000 individuals).

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