Articles by Keyword: Partnerships

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  1. Broadening Mental Health Services to Disadvantaged Communities in South Africa: Reflections on Establishing a Community Based Internship

    Broadening Mental Health Services to Disadvantaged Communities in South Africa: Reflections on Establishing a Community Based Internship

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The need to provide mental health services in disadvantaged communities remains a priority in South Africa. This paper illustrates how in consultation and partnership with the peri-urban community of Jamestown, a counselling psychology internship was established to provide a range...
  2. Experiences of Managers and Healthcare Personnel Involved in a Functional Healthcare Public Private Partnership

    Experiences of Managers and Healthcare Personnel Involved in a Functional Healthcare Public Private Partnership

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study explored the experiences of managers and healthcare personnel involved in a functional healthcare public private partnership (PPP) in a semi-rural area situated in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Data on how managers and healthcare personnel experienced their...
  3. Children and youth at risk: adaptation and pilot study of the CHAMP (<em>Amaqhawe</em>) programme in South Africa

    Children and youth at risk: adaptation and pilot study of the CHAMP (<em>Amaqhawe</em>) programme in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper reports on the adaptation and pilot study of the CHAMP programme (Collaborative HIV/AIDS and Adolescent Mental Health Programme) in South Africa with specific reference to outcome effects among adults. CHAMP was originally developed in the United States and...
  4. Factors associated with HIV infection among sexually experienced adolescents in Africa: a pooled data analysis

    Factors associated with HIV infection among sexually experienced adolescents in Africa: a pooled data analysis

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The article examines the factors associated with HIV status among adolescents aged 15–19 years in 13 African countries: Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Malawi, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The data were...
  5. 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...
  6. Mutual Participation in the Health Worker-Patient Relationship

    Mutual Participation in the Health Worker-Patient Relationship

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    The importance of a mutual participatory model in medical care and decision making is supported by literature that now shows a link between patient participation and an improved health outcome. Illness (and the sick role) constitutes a state of diminished...
  7. Love, lust and the emotional context of multiple and concurrent sexual partnerships among young Swazi adults

    Love, lust and the emotional context of multiple and concurrent sexual partnerships among young Swazi adults

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Men and women in Swaziland who are engaged in multiple or concurrent sexual partnerships, or who have sexual partners with concurrent partners, face a very high risk of HIV infection. Ninety-four in-depth interviews were conducted with 28 Swazi men and...
  8. Gender inequality dynamics in the prevention of a heterosexual HIV epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa

    Gender inequality dynamics in the prevention of a heterosexual HIV epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper critiques the approach to the elimination of gender inequality as an HIV prevention strategy in the just ended era of the Millennium Development Goals, with the aim of contributing to the formulation of policy guidelines for sub-Saharan Africa...
  9. Development and characterisation of a modified multi-purpose pine oil detergent for a small-scale manufacturer in Lesotho

    Development and characterisation of a modified multi-purpose pine oil detergent for a small-scale manufacturer in Lesotho

    The interest in small-scale manufacturing of simple products seems to be growing in Lesotho. However, this could have undesirable effects without insights into the chemical processes involved in such presumed simple processes. This manuscript reports the partnership between the National...
  10. Public-Private Partnerships in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities for Future Management Research

    Public-Private Partnerships in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities for Future Management Research

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Public-private partnerships (PPPs) are cooperative arrangements between governments and multinational corporations (MNCs) that are created to finance, construct and manage infrastructure projects. PPPs are a means for governments to gain much-needed private sector investment and expertise for economic development. Historically,...