Essays about: "hiv-aids"

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  1. 1. Co-ordinating HIV/AIDS strategies: The case of NGO`s and other development actors in Zambia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Adina Björk; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : There have been many different efforts done to design coordination models for aid, but less research has been focusing on the efficiency and function of these implementation policies. Both the Paris Declaration and the Sector-Wide Approach has been launched with the purpose to improve countries aid coordination strategies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessing the Relationship between Christian Congregations and Teenagers Infected with HIV as Infants: a Qualitative Study in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Marie Kristin Pauline Kalender; [2019]
    Keywords : HIV AIDS; teenagers; Christian; church; South Africa;

    Abstract : Problem: With 20% being infected, South Africa still has the highest HIV prevalence worldwide, implying a large number of children being infected as infant over the past decades. Nowadays, many of these infants are in their teenage years. Little research has been conducted about those adolescents. READ MORE

  3. 3. “Until Everyone is Free, No One is Free.” IlluminatingCaring Encounters as Experience d by Nurses in theManagement of HIV/ AIDS : Case Study: Nurses attending to MSM living with HIV/AIDS in Nairobi, Kenya

    University essay from Röda Korsets Högskola

    Author : David Karanja; [2019]
    Keywords : Caring encounter; Men who have sex with men MSM ; HIV; Nursing Care; Bemötande; Män som har Sex med Män MSM ; HIV; omvårdnad;

    Abstract : Background: Nurses work closely with patients to improve care and alleviate suffering among PLHIV. However, the segregation of MSM in society and the criminalization of same-sex behaviours have caused great havoc causing deaths and suffering in developing countries for more than three decades since the scourge of HIV/AIDS emerged. READ MORE

  4. 4. Discrimination and stigma – an interview study with nurses concerning persons living with HIV/AIDS in Nairobi

    University essay from Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap; Ersta Sköndal högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap

    Author : Doruntina Bekteshi; Shukri Sharif; [2018]
    Keywords : HIV AIDS; Kenya; Nurse; Approaching; Caring;

    Abstract : Background: There are approximately 1.5 million people living with HIV in Kenya. The prevalence is at a lower level than at the peak of the epidemic because of free antiretroviral treatment, education and new methods to HIV testing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Does intimate partner violence affect contraceptive use among married women in Cambodia?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Momoko Nishikido; [2018]
    Keywords : contraceptive use; intimate partner violence; Cambodia; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Cambodia continues to experience a high prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) across the country. This may be attributed to the deeply embedded patriarchal customs that emphasize the subservience of women and authority of men. READ MORE