Essays about: "impact of hiv aids on the society"

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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]
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    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. The impact of orphanhood and HIV/AIDS on school enrolment - Evidence from Zambia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Fanny Olsson; Maria Strandberg; [2013-06-20]
    Keywords : education; HIV AIDS; orphans; Zambia;

    Abstract : HIV/AIDS has made a great number of children orphans in sub-Saharan Africa where Zambia is one of the worst hit countries. The impact of the HIV/AIDS pandemic has become an issue of not only health, but of cross-sectional importance affecting other major corner stones in society such as education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Why is Sexual and Reproductive Health among Youths Continuously a Challenge? - A case study of NGO initiatives in the Lusaka area of Zambia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Linnea Stansert; Trine Korsholm Jensen; [2011]
    Keywords : Youth; Sexual and Reproductive Health; Zambia; Lusaka; NGO; Initiatives; Strategies; HIV and AIDS; Adolescents; Young people; Social Ecological theory; Social Cognitive theory; sub-Saharan Africa; Developing countries; STIs; Maternal Mortality; Abortion; Family Planning.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study explains why Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) among youths continuously pose challenges in the Lusaka area of Zambia, despite multiple Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) targeting this. An embedded case study design was applied and staff and youths engaged in NGOs working with youths’ SRH were main informants. READ MORE

  4. 4. "Putting AIDS in its Place" : How HIV/AIDS affects livelihood strategies in Mwanza City, Tanzania

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Gustaf Norlén; [2010]
    Keywords : HIV AIDS; Livelihood; Household; Mwanza; Tanzania; Vulnerability; Informalisation; Social Capital; Strategies; Urban areas;

    Abstract : The general aim of this essay is to situate the AIDS-epidemic in its socio-economic context, in order to see how HIV/AIDS affects households at a micro level. The material for the study was gathered during a minor field study conducted in Mwanza City, Tanzania. READ MORE

  5. 5. Life in Child/Adolescent Headed Households : Aqualitative study on everyday life experience of children living in child/adolescent headed households in Western Kenya region

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Dorcus Awino Adongo; [2010]
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    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the everyday life experience of children living in household headed by a child or an adolescent after the loss of both parents in the rural communities in Western Kenya Region. Child/Adolescent headed household is a rapidly growing form of family in Sub-Saharan Africa mainly due to increased deaths rates of parents caused by HIV/AIDS, civil wars and the weakened state of traditional family safety nets in taking up care and raising responsibilities of orphaned children. READ MORE