Southern Africa

“Countering Stigma: Collectively Counselling an AIDS Identity.”

Posted on June 1, 2008. Filed under: All Entries, South Africa, Southern Africa |

Roberts, Sandra Jane. “Countering Stigma: Collectively Counselling an AIDS Identity.” In Globalisation and new identities: a view from the middle, edited by Peter Alexander, Marcelle C. Dawson and Meera Ichharam, 171-189. Johannesburg: Jacana, 2006.

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Getting the Snip.

Posted on September 1, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Popular Magazines, South Africa, Southern Africa |

Malambe, Lucas. “Getting the Snip.” Drum (Cape Town, South Africa) no.  777 (9 August 2007): 38-39.

South African men are getting circumcised after research indicates circumcision helps safeguard against HIV.

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Memories are made of this.

Posted on September 1, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Popular Magazines, South Africa, Southern Africa |

Kamnqa, Siyabonga. “Memories are made of this.” Drum (Cape Town, South Africa) no. 770 (21 June 2007) :102-103.

Memory boxes and books as therapy for HIV-positive patients. Individuals record their thoughts and feelings in the books or place things of value to their lives in the memory boxes.

See also the Digital Hero Book Project, http://www.molotech.org.za/dhbp/ of Steve Vosloo, a Stanford Reuters Foundation Digital Vision Fellow.

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Standing Ovation for Zethu.

Posted on September 1, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Popular Magazines, South Africa, Southern Africa, Women |

Pillay, Claudia. “Standing Ovation for Zethu!” Drum (Cape Town, South Africa) no. 765 (17 May 2007): 14-15.

About a 16 year girl, an AIDS orphan, chosen to represent the Ubuntu Education Fund. The Fund provides HIV services and education to orphans in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Zethu is the head of household for two younger siblings.

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My Full Life – with HIV.

Posted on September 1, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Popular Magazines, South Africa, Southern Africa, Women |

Sik, Vida Li. “My Full Life – with HIV.” Drum (Cape Town, South Africa) no. 774 (19 July 2007):40-42.  

Article on a woman and two men living with HIV, all in their 30s. All are treatment literacy trainers with the Treatment Action Campaign.

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To Disclose or Not to Disclose: the Moral Complexities of HIV Status Disclosure in Southern Africa.

Posted on August 29, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Southern Africa |

Zigira, Christopher A. B. “To Disclose or Not to Disclose: the Moral Complexities of HIV Status Disclosure in Southern Africa.” LWATI. A Journal of Contemporary Research, 3 (June 2006): 284-299?

LWATI is published annually in June by LWATI, Swaziland.

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2002 Lesotho Reproductive Health Survey. Analytical Report, Volume I.

Posted on August 29, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Lesotho, Southern Africa |

Lesotho.
2002 Lesotho Reproductive Health Survey. Analytical Report, Volume I.
Maseru: Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, Bureau of Statistics, United Nations Population Fund, 2003.

Has sections on knowledge of HIV/AIDS, attitudes and behaviour towards HIV/AIDS.

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Lesotho Core Welfare Indicators Questionnaire CWIQ Survey, 2002.

Posted on August 28, 2007. Filed under: All Entries, Lesotho, Southern Africa |

Lesotho Core Welfare Indicators Questionnaire CWIQ Survey, 2002.  Maseru, Lesotho: Demographic, Labour and Social Statistics Division DLSSD, Bureau of Statistics, World Bank, 2002.

Chapter 6 has statistics on HIV/AIDS home care, care of orphans, awareness of HIV/AIDS, HIV testing, condom use.  38-50.

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