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Research outputs: RURAL COMMUNITIES
2015 Gatekeeping and its impact on father involvement among black South Africans in rural KwaZulu-Natal
Involved and caring fatherhood contributes to the health and wellbeing of children, women and men. The corollary is also true - men, women a...
2014 The association between self-reported stigma and loss-to-follow up in treatment eligible HIV positive adults in rural Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa
Background: The relationship between loss-to-follow-up (LTFU) in HIV treatment and care programmes and psychosocial factors, including self-...Download this report
2014 Uthando Lwethu ('our love'): a protocol for a couples-based intervention to increase testing for HIV: a randomized controlled trial in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Couples-based HIV counseling and testing (CHCT) is a proven strategy to reduce the risk of HIV transmission between partners, but uptake of ...Download this report
2014 Complex journeys and methodological responses to engaging in self-study in a rural comprehensive university
The context in which self-study research is conducted is sometimes complex, affecting the manner in which related data is gathered and inter...