Engaging people from minority ethnic groups in research can be challenging. In her recently published paper, Juping discussed issues arising while undertaking research with Chinese British families on attitudes towards teenage sexual behaviour (http://tcn.sagepub.com/pap.dtl).

Yu J (2008) Qualitative research on the attitudes toward teenage sexual behaviour of Chinese British families. Journal of Transcultural Nursing doi:10.1177/1043659608325842

Have you faced any issues when conducting research with minority ethnic communities? Do you have any experience to share? More dialogue in this area is welcome and greatly needed.