The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

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In 2002, the Human Sciences Research Council was commissioned by the WK Kellogg Foundation to develop and implement a five-year intervention project focusing on orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) in southern Africa. In collaboration with several partner organizations, the project currently focuses on how children, families and communities in Botswana, South Africa and Zimbabwe are coping with the impact of HIV/AIDS. The aim of the project is to develop models of best practise so as to enhance and improve support structures for OVC in the southern African region as a whole.

This report forms part of a series that examines the work undertaken as part of the Kellogg OVC Intervention Project from 2002 to 2005.

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Format : 210mm x 280mm
Pages : 132
ISBN 10 : 0-7969-2148-2
ISBN 13 : 978-07969-2148-2
Publish Year : 2005
Authors
Other contributors
Acknowledgements
List of Tables
List of Figures
Acronyms and abbreviations
Executive Summary

1. Introduction
2. Methodology
3. Result for the Age group 2-11 Years
4. Result for the Age group 12- 14 Years
5. Result for the Age group 15-24 Years
6. Result for the Age group 25+ Years
7. General Conclusion and Recomendations


References

Professor Exnevia Gomo is associate Professor and Immunologist at the College of Health Sciences, University of Zimbambwe.

Shungu Munyati is OVC Research project Director and Acting Director of the National Institute of Health (NIHR) in the ministry of health & child welfare (Zimbambwe).

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