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Research data: LOW INCOME POPULATION
2018 Caregiver perceptions of the value of play for early childhood development: lessons from a needs assessment conducted in three low-income areas in Johannesburg
This brief includes policy recommendations aimed at informing the inclusion of play as a substantive component of the curriculum at both ECD...Download this report
2017 Sleep duration, sleep quality, body mass index, and waist circumference among young adults from 24 low- and middle-income and two high-income countries
Obesity and its comorbidities have emerged as a leading public health concern. The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between...
2016 A parenting programme to prevent abuse of adolescents in South Africa: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
An estimated one billion children experience child abuse each year, with the highest rates in lowand middle-income countries. The Sinovuyo T...
2015 Sun protection use behaviour among university students from 25 low, middle income and emerging economy countries
The aim of this study was to investigate the sun protection use behaviour among university students from 25 low, middle income and emerging ...