Articles by Keyword: Women Rsquo S Empowerment

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  1. Constrained relationship agency as the risk factor for intimate partner violence in different models of transactional sex

    Constrained relationship agency as the risk factor for intimate partner violence in different models of transactional sex

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Women who engage in transactional sex are more likely to experience intimate partner violence (IPV) and are at higher risk of HIV. However, women engage in transactional sex for a variety of reasons and the precise mechanism linking transactional sex...
  2. Victimisation in the Lives of Lesbian-Identified Women in South Africa: Implications for Clinical Assessment and Treatment

    Victimisation in the Lives of Lesbian-Identified Women in South Africa: Implications for Clinical Assessment and Treatment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Few clinical studies have examined victimisation in the lives of lesbian women in South Africa and whether there are distinct implications for psychological treatment. This paper presents the assessment and treatment of a lesbian-identified South African survivor of childhood sexual...
  3. Attitudes of women and men living with HIV and their healthcare providers towards pregnancy and abortion by HIV-positive women in Nigeria and Zambia

    Attitudes of women and men living with HIV and their healthcare providers towards pregnancy and abortion by HIV-positive women in Nigeria and Zambia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Fertility decisions among people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) are complicated by disease progression, the health of their existing children and possible antiretroviral therapy (ART) use, among other factors. Using a sample of HIV-positive women (n = 353) and men (n...
  4. Gendered childcare norms — evidence from rural Swaziland to inform innovative structural HIV prevention approaches for young women

    Gendered childcare norms — evidence from rural Swaziland to inform innovative structural HIV prevention approaches for young women

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Addressing discriminatory gender norms is a prerequisite for preventing HIV in women, including young women. However, the gendered expectation that women will perform unpaid childcare-related labour is rarely conceptualised as influencing their HIV risk. Our aim was to learn from...
  5. Innovative solutions and women empowerment: Implications for sustainable development goals in Nigeria

    Innovative solutions and women empowerment: Implications for sustainable development goals in Nigeria

    This paper presents an analysis of patterns of university interaction for innovation that engenders inclusive development in Nigeria. Specifically, it explains innovative solutions for women empowerment that occurred through interaction between the University of Ibadan and the Ile-Ogbo community and...
  6. The effect of nitrogen and manganese on the aroma of flue-cured tobacco

    The effect of nitrogen and manganese on the aroma of flue-cured tobacco

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Several volatile compounds are produced on curing fully aromatic tobacco leaves. In contrast, no volatiles are produced by ‘putty’ leaves. A clear correlation exists between the production of flavour compounds and the retention of structural integrity in the leaves after...
  7. The dough handling properties of two South African wheats with the 1B/1R chromosome translocation

    The dough handling properties of two South African wheats with the 1B/1R chromosome translocation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Samples of two hard red spring wheats having the 1B/1R translocation were processed with commercial milling and baking equipment. Dough handling properties were noted following low and high speed mixing of the flours. W83/10 flour was totally unsuited for commercial...
  8. Effect of early-season zinc sprays on ‘Golden Delicious’ apple

    Effect of early-season zinc sprays on ‘Golden Delicious’ apple

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    A factorial field trial was carried out in a ‘Golden Delicious’ apple orchard in the Elgin area to test the hypothesis that early- season zinc (Zn) sprays exacerbate russet, and to determine the stage of development at which Zn sprays...
  9. Effect of timing and method of nitrogen application on rind colour, fruit size, internal fruit quality and <em>yield of ‘Mihowase Satsuma’</em> mandarin (<em>Citrus unshiu</em> Marc.)

    Effect of timing and method of nitrogen application on rind colour, fruit size, internal fruit quality and <em>yield of ‘Mihowase Satsuma’</em> mandarin (<em>Citrus unshiu</em> Marc.)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Early rind colour development is a major problem in the production of early-maturing ‘Mihowase Satsuma’ mandarin (Citrus unshiu Marc.) in the Western Cape, South Africa. The effect of different combinations of soil- applied limestone ammonium nitrate and foliar-applied low-biuret urea...