The incidence of the rape of babies and children has been reported widely in the South African press over the years. It appears some people subscribe to the belief that having sex with a virgin will cure HIV/AIDS. This is borne out by a study conducted by the University of South Africa at the Daimler Chrysler plant where 18% of those surveyed believed that having sex with a virgin would cure the disease. This is a worrying statistic and demands research to establish the extent of these belief systems and whether or not these beliefs are on the increase.
The Research Project
Through my company, BTPartners, we have concieved a research program to study this phenomenon in South Africa.
If you want to become involved either morally,
financially or intellectually by means of the contribution of money or
resources, please email
me. The research should be completed by June in 2002. The
objectives of this research are to: