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2022 Access to Justice for women in Eswatini: HIV-positive women as a vulnerable population

Violence against women (VAW) is a global problem and is regarded as one of the most widespread violations of women's rights. Literature show...

2022 Counting Women?: gendered sustainability and inclusivity for an Ocean Accounts Framework: key policy considerations

Oceans are increasingly gaining scholarly and policy attention as a means to achieve economic and social prosperity. Through the notion of t...

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2022 Working towards evidence-based implementation of family planning policy programmes in Uganda

Increasing family planning uptake among women of child bearing age in Uganda requires the intensification of proven strategies such as educa...

2021 South Africa's multilevel 'Shecession'

During the COVID-19 crisis, women shed more jobs and took on more of the additional childcare burden. As South Africa eased out of the stric...

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