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  1. 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...
  2. Management Theory, Research and Practice for Sustainable Development in Africa: A Commentary from a Practitioner's Perspective

    Management Theory, Research and Practice for Sustainable Development in Africa: A Commentary from a Practitioner's Perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    In this article we give a synthesis of the argument that inadequate management theory and practice have contributed to Africa's lack of sustainable development. The article is based on a keynote address by the Governor of the Bank of Botswana,...
  3. PRODUCTION OF THE AFRICAN CATFISH <em>(CLARIAS GARIEPINUS)</em> I. GROWTH, MORTALITY AND YIELD SOUTH OF THE ZAMBEZI

    PRODUCTION OF THE AFRICAN CATFISH <em>(CLARIAS GARIEPINUS)</em> I. GROWTH, MORTALITY AND YIELD SOUTH OF THE ZAMBEZI

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Limnological Society of Southern Africa
    Clarias gariepinus were sampled from eight water bodies in southern Africa between 1973 and 1975. Aging results indicate a similar growth pattern for most areas with a near linear age-length relationship. Between year growth compensation was found to be present...
  4. Livestock and the rangeland commons in South Africa's land and agrarian reform

    Livestock and the rangeland commons in South Africa's land and agrarian reform

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Land and agrarian reform has the potential to expand South Africa's rangeland commons and enhance their contribution to the livelihoods of the rural poor, yet to a large extent this has been an opportunity missed. Shifting policy agendas have prioritised...
  5. Preliminary investigation of adherence to antiretroviral therapy among children in Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Nigeria

    Preliminary investigation of adherence to antiretroviral therapy among children in Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Nigeria

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Treatment of HIV with highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has resulted in declining morbidity and mortality rates from HIV-associated diseases, but concerns regarding access and adherence are growing. To determine the adherence level and the reasons for non-adhering to antiretroviral...
  6. Wits University's response to HIV/AIDS: flagship programme or 'tramp steamer'?

    Wits University's response to HIV/AIDS: flagship programme or 'tramp steamer'?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    HIV/AIDS is a threat to the creation of human capital and development prospects in southern Africa and South Africa. The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) is a well-regarded institution of higher education in Johannesburg. This paper outlines the university's qualified...
  7. Workplace ART programmes: Why do companies invest in them and are they working?

    Workplace ART programmes: Why do companies invest in them and are they working?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Prevalence data indicates that certain sectors within the private sector are particularly affected by HIV/AIDS. Companies in southern Africa began implementing treatment programmes in early 2002 as the corporate sector came to realise the financial imperative of offsetting employee morbidity...
  8. The significance of gathering wild orchid tubers for orphan household livelihoods in a context of HIV/AIDS in Tanzania

    The significance of gathering wild orchid tubers for orphan household livelihoods in a context of HIV/AIDS in Tanzania

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    We investigated the role of gathering and selling the edible tubers of wild orchids by children orphaned by AIDS as one of their livelihood strategies, through a household survey administered to 152 households in three villages in the Southern Highlands...
  9. Obstacles to creating an environment conducive to HIV prevention for young people

    Obstacles to creating an environment conducive to HIV prevention for young people

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The external environment of an organisation influences the desired goals and interventions of that organisation in many ways. However, strategies for influencing the external context to create a more enabling environment for the interventions of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are often...
  10. 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...