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  1. Human-resources strategies for managing HIV/AIDS: the case of the South African forestry industry

    Human-resources strategies for managing HIV/AIDS: the case of the South African forestry industry

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Previous work has focused on HIV prevalence among forestry workers and the impact of HIV/AIDS on the sustainability of forest resources. Following a review of work examining the impacts of HIV/AIDS on the South African economy, this article presents original...
  2. Perceptions of HIV, AIDS and tuberculosis among patients on antiretroviral therapy in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe: implications for the provision of HIV and TB care services

    Perceptions of HIV, AIDS and tuberculosis among patients on antiretroviral therapy in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe: implications for the provision of HIV and TB care services

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The objectives of the research were to explore perceptions of HIV, AIDS and tuberculosis (TB) among individuals enrolled in antiretroviral therapy (ART) at two municipal clinics in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, and to assess the implications of these perceptions on the provision...
  3. HIV-seroprevalence among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in a tertiary care hospital in Douala, Cameroon

    HIV-seroprevalence among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in a tertiary care hospital in Douala, Cameroon

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    A retrospective study was carried out at Douala General Hospital, Cameroon, between July 2007 and July 2011, to determine the prevalence of HIV infection among the pulmonary tuberculosis (pTB) patients and to compare epidemiological profiles with respect to TB/HIV co-infection...
  4. An Integrated System for Forest Management and Silvicultural Planning and Control in South African State Forestry

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    A computerised plantation analysis system (COMPAS) for commercial plantation management, planning and control is described and illustrated. Present uses in South African State forestry and future development of the system are discussed.
  5. HIV- and AIDS-related (mis)perceptions and (non)responses of school principals in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

    HIV- and AIDS-related (mis)perceptions and (non)responses of school principals in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Despite various HIV and AIDS training programmes offered for educators by the South African Department of Education, little has been achieved at the level of management in terms of creating a wider understanding of the social and cultural complexities of...
  6. Bridging the gap between VCT and HIV/AIDS treatment uptake: perspectives from a mining-sector workplace in South Africa

    Bridging the gap between VCT and HIV/AIDS treatment uptake: perspectives from a mining-sector workplace in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This qualitative study sought to understand users' perceptions of the voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) and HIV-treatment services offered by a mining company in South Africa, with the intention of making recommendations to improve the rates of uptake. A purposive...
  7. Perceptions of forest resource use and management in two village communities in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa

    Perceptions of forest resource use and management in two village communities in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    Rural communities in South Africa are similar to communities in other parts of the developing world in terms of their use and management of natural forest resources as a means of sustaining their livelihoods. Participatory surveys were conducted with communities...
  8. Why <em>Africa Journal of Management</em> and Why Now?

    Why <em>Africa Journal of Management</em> and Why Now?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    In this article, we provide the background as well as the rationale for the decision to establish the Africa Journal of Management. We begin by telling the story of the genesis of AFAM and its aspirational mission. Next, we discuss...
  9. Riding the Tide: Management in Africa and the Role of High-Impact Research

    Riding the Tide: Management in Africa and the Role of High-Impact Research

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    The increased interest in the potential of African countries to rise from their current states of underdevelopment is matched by concern about the lack of scientific and technical knowledge. Given the role of management in national development and the contribution...
  10. How to develop student-centred management cases

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal:
    Case studies are very popular in management education. Many case studies, however, are written at a level that is beyond the understanding of their target audience and therefore fail to do what they are intended for. The present study examines...