A description selected interventions for the care of orphans and vulnerable children in Botswana, South Africa and Zimbabwe

OUTPUT TYPE: Monograph (Book)
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2004
TITLE AUTHOR(S): P.K.Dlamini
KEYWORDS: BOTSWANA, CHILDREN, ORPHANS, ZIMBABWE
DEPARTMENT: Social Aspects of Public Health (SAPH)
Web link: http://www.hsrcpress.ac.za/full_title_info.asp?id=1925
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 3059

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Abstract

Through several large-scale research projects, the Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS and Health Research Programme generates knowledge on the following issues: The social epidemiology of HIV/AIDS in South Africa and sub-Saharan region. Key socio-cultural, psychological, political, economic and demographic determinants that increase or reduce vulnerability to HIV infection. Public health. Human development and health. Performance of health systems. Cost-effectiveness and costing of health services. Demographic and epidemiological projections of various health problems.