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HIV/AIDS in universities – impact on the university, country and reasons for its extensive spread – why are women at higher risk?

Posted on September 5, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Kenya, Women |

Njima, Reginah W. and Thomas Schlueter. “HIV/AIDS in universities – impact on the university, country and reasons for its extensive spread – why are women at higher risk?” 

In Re-invigorating the university mandate in a globalizing environment : challenges, obstacles and way forward / edited by Ruth Bett.   Nairobi : Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst, DAAD, Regional Office for Africa, 2005. 191-202.

Education Library (Cubberley)  LA1563 .R45 2005

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Evolving pornography culture and its implications on the spread of HIV/AIDS among university students: the case of Kenyatta University.

Posted on September 5, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Kenya |

Maina, Lucy and Fuchaka Waswa. “Evolving pornography culture and its implications on the spread of HIV/AIDS among university students: the case of Kenyatta University.” In Re-invigorating the university mandate in a globalizing environment : challenges, obstacles and way forward / edited by Ruth Bett.   Nairobi : Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst, DAAD, Regional Office for Africa, 2005. 166-177?

Education Library (Cubberley)  LA1563 .R45 2005

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Jane Kavene. Reaching out to barmaids.

Posted on August 31, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Kenya, Women |

Kavene, Jane. “Jane Kavene. Reaching out to barmaids.” Interview by Mwaura Muigana. Parents (Nairobi, Kenya), no. 248 (February 2007): 28-29.

While at university, Kavene, saw fellow students becoming HIV-infected. She formed Young Women Campaign Against AIDS, YWCAA in 2001 for girls living with HIV/AIDS or whose lifestyle put them at risk. http://ywcaids.org/

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Simon Muchoki Wambui. Young and devoted to HIV

Posted on August 31, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Kenya, Popular Magazines |

Wambui, Simon Muchoki. “Simon Muchoki Wambui. Young and devoted to HIV” Interview by Mwaura Muigana. Parents, no. 250 (April 2007):30-32.

Muchoki provides testing and counselling. With Canadian Kierann Quinn founded the Kierann Foundation Africa.  Funds education of HIV positive children.  Was trained under a PEPFAR (Presidential Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief) program.

Parents is a monthly magazine published by Stellan Consult Ltd. in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Sister Emmah Karanja. Tackling HIV/AIDS at community level

Posted on August 31, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Kenya, Popular Magazines, Religion, Women |

Karanja, Emmah. “Sister Emmah Karanja. Tackling HIV/AIDS at community level” Interview by Mwaura Muigana. Parents, no. 247 (January 2007):30-32.

Sister Karanja is a Catholic nun, also a nurse, who promotes HIV / AIDS awareness, training of community health workers, and providing vocational training for HIV / AIDS orphans. She works in the Thika area. 

Parents is a monthly magazine published by Stellan Consult Ltd. in Nairobi, Kenya.

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    This site lists articles not usually found in PubMed or the commonly used indexing sources. It is designed for the 2007 Stanford Sophomore College class, AIDS in Africa, and contains citations to articles in journals, book chapters, and monographs in the Stanford University Libraries.

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