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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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2003 Municipal commonage administration in the Free State province: can municipalities in the current local government dispensation promote emerging farming? October

The primary purpose for this research is to establish whether municipalities in the current local government dispensation in the Free State ...

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2003 District management areas: a case study of Siyanda district municipality, Northern Cape

This report looks at the Siyanda District Municipality, as part of the District Learning Network (DLN). The DLN is a 16-member network of D...

2003 Mangaung local municipality: report on policy formulation for youth development in Mangaung

The Mangaung Local Municipality (MLM) identified the need for the formulation of a youth development policy for Mangaung. The report reflec...

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2003 Hologram project: role of district municipalities

The relationship between district-level and local-level municipalities has changed significantly since the introduction of Regional Services...

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