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The feminisation of poverty and female headship in post-apartheid South Africa, 1997-2006.
A large and growing body of scholarship has suggested that income poverty has recently decreased in post-apartheid South Africa. Evidence for an overall drop in poverty rates notwithstanding, there has been very little ...
Dilemmas in learner transport : an impact evaluation of a school transport intervention in the Ilembe District, KwaZulu-Natal.
The journey to school for a significant number of South African learners is characterised by long travel times, unsafe modes of travel and exposure to weather and traffic related dangers. A review of the literature ...
Promoting and prioritising reproductive health commodities : understanding the emergency contraception value chain in South Africa.
(Women's Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC), 2010)
Use of emergency contraception is low in South Africa despite high rates of unplanned and unwanted pregnancies. Existing studies have demonstrated that women access emergency contraception from commercial pharmacies rather ...
Missing opportunities for preventing unwanted pregnancy: a qualitative study of emergency contraception.
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2011-04)
BACKGROUND AND METHODOLOGY:High levels of unplanned pregnancy among young people are a huge public health problem in South Africa. However, use of emergency contraception (EC) remains low. Studies suggest that providers ...