This report presents the methods and findings of a qualitative study of the experiences of patients taking medication for HIV infection as part of an antiretroviral therapy (ART) programme in five sites in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), South Africa. The study, known as the ADHERE Project, was designed by MEASURE Evaluation and implemented in collaboration with Health Systems Trust to provide information to the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health for use in expanding and improving their ART services.
ON FRIDAY, the department of basic education held a seminar on teenage fertility, hot on the heels of the news that a teenage girl had given birth in a toilet at a school in Eersterus, near Pretoria.
We are seeking to recruit a suitably qualified and experienced candidate to develop and implement qualitative research components for existing ECHO projects and to develop a qualitative research programme within ECHO.
TB/HIV Care Associations Project Integrate seeks applicants for a Clinical Manager based in the head office in Cape Town. This is a one year contract post with the possibility of renewal. Project Integrate is funded by the Presidents Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).
The People's Health Movement (PHM) is a global network, bringing together grassroots health activists, civil society organizations and academics from around the world, particularly from low income countries. PHM works towards the revitalisation of primary health care (as described in the Alma-Ata Declaration) and works to address the social determinants of health, including in particular, the growing inequity within and between nations, mostly due to unfair economic structures which lock so many people into poverty and poor health.