Articles by Keyword: International Conventions Domestication

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  1. Legal responses to HIV and AIDS: lessons from Swaziland

    Legal responses to HIV and AIDS: lessons from Swaziland

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Since 1999, the HIV and AIDS epidemic in Swaziland has been declared a national disaster, and today HIV and AIDS still pose a great threat to the survival and development of Swaziland and its people. The impact of the pandemic...
  2. MANAGEMENT, CONSERVATION AND RESEARCH OF INTERNATIONALLY SHARED WATERCOURSES IN SOUTIIERN AFRICA—NAMIBIAN EXPERIENCE WITH THE OKAVANGO RIVER AND RIVERS OF THE EASTERN CAPRIVI

    MANAGEMENT, CONSERVATION AND RESEARCH OF INTERNATIONALLY SHARED WATERCOURSES IN SOUTIIERN AFRICA—NAMIBIAN EXPERIENCE WITH THE OKAVANGO RIVER AND RIVERS OF THE EASTERN CAPRIVI

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Aquatic Sciences
    Although the emphasis of the recent National Rivers Research Initiative (now the Research Programme for the Management of Rivers) in South Africa was on river research in that country, the reality is that in southern Africa many watercourses are shared...
  3. Phenotypic variation in fruit, seed and seedling traits of nine <em>Uapaca kirkiana</em> provenances found in Malawi

    Phenotypic variation in fruit, seed and seedling traits of nine <em>Uapaca kirkiana</em> provenances found in Malawi

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: The Southern African Forestry Journal
    Uapaca kirkiana is one of the priority indigenous fruit tree species for domestication in southern Africa. Natural populations of U. kirkiana are declining due to deforestation, forest fragmentation and wildfires. Knowledge of genetic variation is prerequisite for development of conservation...
  4. Cultural Adjustment of International Students at an African University

    Cultural Adjustment of International Students at an African University

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored the cultural adjustment needs of international students enrolled with an African university. Participants were 33 students (males = 13, females = 20). They took part in-depth individual interviews and focus group discussions on pertinent adjustment needs. Data...
  5. Adjustment Experiences of International Students at a South African University

    Adjustment Experiences of International Students at a South African University

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study explored the experiences of international students at a South African university. A purposeful sample of seven international students were the participants (males = 3, females = 4, age range = 22 to 28 years). Content analysis of the...
  6. HIV/AIDS and the South African Bill of Rights, with specific reference to the approach and role of the courts

    HIV/AIDS and the South African Bill of Rights, with specific reference to the approach and role of the courts

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    An outstanding feature of the 1996 South African Constitution is the inclusion of a Bill of Rights, which contains all the categories of human rights that are ordinarily included in most international human rights instruments. Section 27 provides for, among...
  7. The Madikwe Forum: a comprehensive partnership for supporting governance of Botswana's HIV and AIDS response

    The Madikwe Forum: a comprehensive partnership for supporting governance of Botswana's HIV and AIDS response

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    There is a need for actors within the philanthropic sector to pursue collaborative partnerships with developing nations which could result in sustainable country-led responses to HIV and AIDS. There is also a need to evaluate the structures governing these partnerships...
  8. Knowledge on <em>Sclerocarya birrea</em> subsp. <em>caffra</em> with emphasis on its importance as a non-timber forest product in South and southern Africa: A Summary

    Knowledge on <em>Sclerocarya birrea</em> subsp. <em>caffra</em> with emphasis on its importance as a non-timber forest product in South and southern Africa: A Summary

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: The Southern African Forestry Journal
    Sclerocarya birrea (marula) forms an integral part of the diet, tradition and culture of rural communities in southern Africa and also is central to various commercial initiatives. This second part of a review on the species provides an overview of...
  9. The relation of HIV testing and treatment to identity formation in Zambia

    The relation of HIV testing and treatment to identity formation in Zambia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Why would many Zambians be reluctant to access lifesaving antiretroviral treatment? Does the process of accessing an HIV test in Zambia promote an identity that can change individuals' livelihood strategies? What happens to individuals when people access treatment? Voluntary testing...