Articles by Author: Tim Weiss

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  1. Waterbirds at Paarl Waste Water Treatment Works, South Africa, 1994–2004: seasonality, trends and conservation importance

    Waterbirds at Paarl Waste Water Treatment Works, South Africa, 1994–2004: seasonality, trends and conservation importance

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Numbers of waterbirds were counted monthly from May 1994 to April 2004 at Paarl Waste Water Treatment Works, South Africa. Seventy-two waterbird species were recorded, of which 33 species (46%) were recorded breeding. Mean summer and winter counts were 2822...
  2. Alcohol consumption and high risk sexual behaviour among female sex workers in Uganda

    Alcohol consumption and high risk sexual behaviour among female sex workers in Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Alcohol consumption has been associated with high risk sexual behaviour among key populations such as female sex workers. We explored the drivers of alcohol consumption and its relationship to high risk sexual behaviour. Participants were drawn from a cohort of...
  3. Voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention in fishing communities in Uganda: the influence of local beliefs and practice

    Voluntary medical male circumcision for HIV prevention in fishing communities in Uganda: the influence of local beliefs and practice

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Local beliefs and practices about voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) may influence uptake and effectiveness. Data were gathered through interviews with 40 people from four ethnically mixed fishing communities in Uganda. Some men believed that wound healing could be promoted...
  4. Prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) implementation in rural community health centres in Mpumalanga province, South Africa

    Prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) implementation in rural community health centres in Mpumalanga province, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explores organisational and individual provider influences on prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) implementation at 12 community health centres (CHCs) in a rural South African setting. Clinic staff members (N = 103; females = 86%, nurse managers = 9.7%,...