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ISBN: 0796920184, 9780796920188
Authors: Olive Shisana, Leickness Simbayi
Source: www.hsrcpress.ac.za
Keywords: hiv, risks, behavioural, prevalence, mass, national, household, media, survey, south, study, hsrc, mandela, aids, executive, nelson, summary, african
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This is a watershed cultural and demographic survey, commissioned by former President Nelson Mandela, and it came up with some surprising results! This study sampled a thorough cross-section of 9 963 South Africans from all walks of life. It shows 11 per cent are HIV+, 15.2 per cent of them aged between 15 and 49. Contrary to previous estimates, provinces with large urban informal settlements have......
ISBN: 0796920079, 9780796920072
Authors: Olive Shisana, Leickness Simbayi
Source: www.hsrcpress.ac.za
Keywords: hiv, risks, behavioural, prevalence, mass, national, household, media, survey, south, study, hsrc, mandela, aids, full, nelson, report, african
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This is a watershed cultural and demographic survey, commissioned by former President Nelson Mandela, and it came up with some surprising results! This study sampled a thorough cross-section of 9 963 South Africans from all walks of life. It shows that 11 per cent are HIV+, 15.2 per cent of them aged between 15 and 49. Contrary to previous estimates, provinces with large urban informal settlements......
ISBN: 082138726X, 9780821387269
Author: Unknown
Source: publications.worldbank.org
Keywords: men, sex, msm, among, hiv, epidemics, global
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Directions in Development : DID - Human DevelopmentEnglish; Paperback; 400 pages; 6x9Published May 27, 2011 by World BankISBN: 978-0-8213-8726-9; SKU: 18726 This volume presents the first global economic analysis undertakento explore the emerging epidemics of HIV among men who have sex withmen in low- and middle-income countries. Using a scenario-basedapproach, the book systematically reviews th......
ISBN: 083301756X, 9780833017567
Authors: Sandra H. Berry, Naihua Duan, David E. Kanouse
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: prostitutes, sample, infection, risk, behaviors, hiv, rand, probability, design, developing, study
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This Note outlines a preliminary sampling plan for a study of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and risk behaviors of Los Angeles prostitutes that will be conducted by The RAND Corporation. This study will contribute to understanding of heterosexual transmission of the HIV virus by focusing on female prostitutes, their characteristics and behaviors, and the role they may play in the epi......
Author: Alexis K. Huynh
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: social, hiv, networks, sexual, behaviors, status, across, disclosure, identity, msm, contexts, target, interventions, identifying, similarities, characteristics, mutual
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Disclosure of HIV status and men who have sex with men (MSM) identity both have public health significance (as a strategy to prevent further transmission by those infected with HIV) and personal health benefits for HIV-positive individuals (such as greater treatment adherence, greater social support, higher self-esteem, and lower levels of depression). Understanding where similarities in social co......
ISBN: 0796920559, 9780796920553
Authors: Heather Brookes, Olive Shisana, Linda Richter
Source: www.hsrcpress.ac.za
Keywords: south, african, children, survey, risk, household, hiv, prevalence, national
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South Africa, like all of Africa, is dealing with the effects of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, particularly with what is called the third wave of the epidemic- its social impact. Children bear a considerable part of the brunt of the social impact of HIV and AIDS. It is thus imperative to have well-researched information that can underpin our responses to the plight of children. The HSRC recognises that v......
ISBN: 0833049992, 9780833049995
Authors: Kathryn Pitkin Derose, David E. Kanouse, David P. Kennedy, Kavita Patel, Alice Taylor, Kristin J. Leuschner, Homero Martinez
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: central, america, spanish, translation, care, prevention, faith, based, organizations, hiv, role
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Faith-based organizations (FBOs) have historically played an important role in delivering health and social services in developing countries; however, little research has been done on their role in HIV prevention and care, particularly in Latin America. This study describes FBO involvement in HIV/AIDS in three Central American countries hard hit by this epidemic: Belize, Guatemala, and Honduras. S......
ISBN: 082137933X, 9780821379332
Authors: Donald Bundy, David Aduda, Alice Woolnough, Lesley Drake, Stella Manda
Source: publications.worldbank.org
Keywords: sub, saharan, africa, hiv, living, hope, stories, teachers, courage
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English; Mixed Media; 100 pages; 6x9Published October 14, 2009 by World BankISBN: 978-0-8213-7933-2; SKU: 17933 Courage and Hope gives voice to the real life experiences of12 HIV-positive teachers—5 of whom are women—from BurkinaFaso, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania,and Zambia. The teachers recount their experiences of discovering theirHIV-positive statu......
ISBN: 082138726X, 9780821387269
Author: World Bank Group
Source: www.ebookdb.org
Keywords: men, access, care, human, rights, prevention, sex, hiv, epidemics, among, global, epidemiology
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Publisher: World Bank PublicationsPublished Time: World Bank PublicationsPages: 404This report explores the emerging epidemics of HIV among men who have sex with men (MSM) in low and middle income countries (LMIC). A case study approach is used to explore these epidemics in detail in Peru, Ukraine, Kenya, and Thailand. Systematic reviews of epidemiology and prevention science were used to understa......
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