Ms Lebo Nyawane

DEPARTMENT: Social Aspects of Public Health (SAPH)
TELEPHONE: 012 302 2146
EMAIL: cnyawane@hsrc.ac.za
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ICSU-SA Scientific Events/ Travel Grants 2017- Mr Davids

ICSU - South Africa Scientific Events/ Travel Grants 2017....

THE INTEGRATED BIO-BEHAVIORAL SURVEILLANCE SURVEY (ROUND 2) FOR KEY POPULATIONS IN LESOTHO

OBJECTIVES OF THE IBBS The main objective of the study is to assess the vulnerability of FSWs and MSM to HIV/AIDS, TB and STIs. Specifically, it will....

HIV Testing and Counselling (HTC) services for Trans Women in Small Town South Africa

Objectives of the study a. To establish partnerships and linkages with trans women living in the Matzikama local municipality in the Western Cape prov....

Transactional sex and HIV incidence in South African tertiary sector: the search for appropriate interventions

Transactional sex is a leading risk factor for HIV infection among adolescent girls and young women. This is because the exchange of money and/or mate....

National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey (Global Funding)

The aim of the national prevalence survey is to enhance TB control in South Africa by informing the National TB Control Programme about the current ep....

Technical assistance in Geo mapping data analysis

The overall goals of the programme are to reduce new HIV infections among key populations and to improve the quality of life. Geospatial mapping is be....

HIV and TB Intergrated Biological and Behavioural Study (IBBS) for Migrant Mine Worker Communities of Origin in Lesotho

Mineworkers have been identified as a high-risk group for TB. The risk for TB is said to be 10 times more than in the general population (Stuckler D, ....

Provision of Technical assistance for the development of methodology and testing of tools for the profiling of HIV drivers in identified hotspots

Objective of the assignment Develop methods and tools to profile drivers of HIV in predefined hotspots in selected districts Provide maps of HIV dri....

Development of the National Sexual Transmitted Infections (STIs) Strategy

The objectives of this assignment are to: 1. Coordinate STI strategy stakeholder consultative meetings 2. Write up the draft strategy and facilitating....

National TB Prevalence Survey

The aim of the national prevalence survey is to enhance TB control in South Africa by informing the National TB Control Programme about the current ep....

Study on the Quality of Adolescent Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) Services in South Africa

The primary aim of this study is to conduct an indeptqualitative and quantitative research methodologies in order to gain a better understanding of ....

Programmatic mapping and size estimation of key populations

Men who have sex with men (MSM), transgender people, sex workers (SWs), injecting drug users (IDUs), prisoners and migrant populations are collectivel....

Strengthening South Africa's Revitalised Response to HIV and Health(SARRAH) Impact Assessment

The purpose of the SARRAH programme is to improve governance of the national response to HIV and health by supporting reforms in the public health sec....

Health of our Educators and Officials in Public Schools In South Africa: A National Survey

The proposed study will determine the changes that have occurred in the HIV epidemic since the last survey. It will also determine the impact of inter....

WRHI The people living with HIV stigma index

The survey seeks to measure the level of stigma and discrimination experienced by people living with HIV, and to explore how this information could be....

Technical and financial support for the additional analysis of HSRC's HIV/AIDS population-based survey datasets and assistance with setting up of a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) unit of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC)

Project Framework Narrative There are three main sub-objectives as follows; 1.1 HIV incidence estimation ??? comparison of multiple methods Methods to....

Research studies within the area of HIV in the world of work

HIV and AIDS has been declared a focal area of the South African-German development cooperation 2011 with the Multi-sector HIV Prevention Programme (M....

Supplement funding: Implemting comprehensive PMTCT & HIV prevention for South African couples

The evidence base for the use of ARVs to prevent mother to child transmission (PMTCT) to enhance infant and maternal health is extensive. In South Afr....

Characterizing Strategies to Prevent Mother to Child Transmission of HIV among Female Sex Workers in the Eastern Cape of South Africa

The overall objective of this study is to characterize the risks for vertical transmission of HIV from mother to child among female sex workers (FSW) ....

20th International AIDS conference ( NRF Grant )

The grant is provided in order to assist in conference participation.....

Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviours (KAP) survey of students towards HIV/AIDS at higher education institutions and FET colleges in South Africa

The goal of this study is to evaluate knowledge, attitudes and behaviours towards HIV and AIDS in the Further Education and Training Sector in South A....

What works in HIV/AIDS and the world of works in the South African & Namibian tourism industry

The (HSRC in collaboration with Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) and the Polytechnic of Namibia (PoN) has developed a study to investigat....

NRF-7th SAHARA conference- Dr Ebrahim

Not applicable - NRF grant to attend a conference....

SAHARA J project management

7 will make a unique contribution by going beyond knowledge sharing through focusing on practical methods on bridging the gap between evidence and act....

INCENTIVE FUNDING FOR RATED RESEARCHERS (IPRR) For Dimitri

Not applicable - NRF funding for rated researchers....

DST/NRF PDP Grant - Doctoral scholarship

Not applicable - NRF grant for a doctoral scholarship....

Partnerships and sexual behaviour in rural South Africa in the era of HIV and antiretroviral treatment

The overall aims of this project are to investigate the relationships between partnership, cohabitation, sexual behaviours and HIV risk in South Afric....

Birth to twenty study

Birth to Twenty is a longitudinal birth cohort sutdy of more than 3200 children and their families in Soweto-Johannesburg, 74% of whom have been follo....