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An Incentivized HIV Counseling and Testing Program Targeting Hard-to-Reach Unemployed Men in Cape Town, South Africa

Mweete D. Nglazi, Nienke van Schaik, Katharina Kranzer, Stephen D. Lawn, Robin Wood, Linda-Gail Bekker
2012 Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes  
This study assessed the effectiveness of incentivized mobile HCT in reaching unemployed men in Cape Town, South Africa. from adult men accessing clinicbased stationary and non-incentivized and incentivized  ...  In Southern Africa, men access HIV counseling and testing (HCT) services less than women. Innovative strategies are needed to increase uptake of testing among men.  ...  Their hard work and dedication benefits the poor in South Africa. We would also like to thank Sister Traut (Masiphumele Clinic Facility Manager) and the Masiphumelele Clinic staff.  ... 
doi:10.1097/qai.0b013e31824445f0 pmid:22173039 pmcid:PMC3801093 fatcat:btf4ggo6f5dhpdu4wbco5pvi5y

Bellville-Modderdam Rd, Cape Town 7535, South Africa 7 South African Astronomical Observatories-Observatory, Cape Town 7925

H Zahid, P Torrey, R Kudritzki, L Kewley, R Davé, M Geller
2013 Mon. Not. R. Astron. Soc   unpublished
Like Mannucci et al. (2010) and Lara-López et al. (2010) , Yates et al. (2012) find a similar relation for low mass galaxies.  ...  Figure 3 . 3 a) The MSR at three epochs.  ... 

Cloning and copying between GNOME projects

Jens Krinke, Nicolas Gold, Yue Jia, David Binkley
2010 2010 7th IEEE Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR 2010)  
To be published in the Proceedings 7th IEEE Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories, 2010 in Cape Town, South Africa. Personal use of this material is permitted.  ...  Number of Clone Pairs (Percentages) Fig. 3 . 3 Flow between Projects c 2010 IEEE.  ... 
doi:10.1109/msr.2010.5463290 dblp:conf/msr/KrinkeGJB10 fatcat:o7esgxuigzbknim5v7lmotm764

Report from the 1st international workshop on replication in empirical software engineering research (RESER 2010)

Charles D. Knutson, Jonathan L. Krein, Lutz Prechelt, Natalia Juristo
2010 Software engineering notes  
The RESER 2010 Workshop, held on May 4, 2010 in Cape Town, South Africa was co-located with the 32nd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2010).  ...  Café in Cape Town that evening.  ...  His presentation was a follow-on to a paper presented at MSR 2010 [16] and concluded that the MSR community does not escape the pitfalls of replication any easier than empirical software engineering  ... 
doi:10.1145/1838687.1838698 fatcat:ao6s75gnn5gm3f5j7alz43ypmq

State of the Climate in 2010

J. Blunden, D. S. Arndt, M. O. Baringer
2011 Bulletin of The American Meteorological Society - (BAMS)  
Drought was declared in January in Northland, and in Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, South Taranaki, South Canterbury, and Otago during April.  ...  (iii) Precipitation Annual rainfall totals for 2010 were in the nearnormal range (80%-119% of normal) across most of New Zealand.  ...  thiaw This region includes the countries south of 15°S, with a focus on South Africa. 4) SoUthern afriCa (i) Temperature The year 2010 was a warm year for Southern Africa, where the annual mean temperature  ... 
doi:10.1175/1520-0477-92.6.s1 fatcat:agnb5qh3uncxnks2eefb7somse

Day labour mobile electronic data capture and browsing system

Christopher Chepken, Edwin Blake, Gary Marsden
2011 Proceedings of the South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists Conference on Knowledge, Innovation and Leadership in a Diverse, Multidisciplinary Environment - SAICSIT '11  
In Nairobi, Kenya, Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa, for example, day labourers have designated places where they congregate every day.  ...  Our fieldwork results from Cape Town, South Africa and Nairobi, Kenya, show that job seekers spent up to 10% of their daily income in job related expenses.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2072221.2072230 dblp:conf/saicsit/ChepkenBM11 fatcat:rsnb66vegraila6zqy4fym7ade


Professor Mapendere, Rinie Schenck, Derick Blaauw
2019 Social Work/Maatskaplike Werk  
In South Africa interventions in day labour markets were coordinated by Men on the Side of the Road (MSR), a social enterprise organisation which was founded in in Cape Town in 1999 and has affiliates  ...  To the best of the knowledge of the researchers, this study is the first which has been conducted to investigate the risks to which day labourers are exposed to in Cape Town in South Africa, and the resilience  ... 
doi:10.15270/55-3-742 fatcat:j7y5xlj4vjfx7j6f7pe22tvsw4

Investment Strategy of Chinese Terminal Operators along the "21st-Century Maritime Silk Road"

Liehui Wang, Yuanbo Zheng, Cesar Ducruet, Fan Zhang
2019 Sustainability  
This paper thus identifies strategic hub ports and investment strategies along the MSR.  ...  After the the Belt and Road initiative launched in 2013, Chinese terminal operators invested in ports situated along the "21st- century Maritime Silk Road (MSR)".  ...  The number of shipping links between Western Asia/East Africa and China has increased in recent years, notably due to more South-South cooperation with emerging countries such as Brazil and South Africa  ... 
doi:10.3390/su11072066 fatcat:5bj2cvr25ra4jgx72z7gqnoexe

Reaching underserved South Africans with integrated chronic disease screening and mobile HIV counselling and testing: A retrospective, longitudinal study conducted in Cape Town

Philip John Smith, Dvora Joseph Davey, Hunter Green, Morna Cornell, Linda-Gail Bekker
2021 PLoS ONE  
We evaluated HCT/NCD data and described population characteristics of those visiting a mobile clinic in high HIV disease burden settings in Cape Town, South Africa, between 2008 and 2016.  ...  At the time there were mobilisation campaigns ongoing in Cape Town, the Western Cape Province, and South Africa [48] .  ...  Statistics South Africa. Mortality and causes of death in South Africa: Findings from death notification [Internet]. 2020 [cited 2020 Nov 17]. Available from:  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0249600 pmid:33945540 pmcid:PMC8096085 fatcat:2ats5go6tjbxjlxpqtersetzqy

Maputo Special Reserve and dung beetle conservation in the heterogeneous landscape of the Maputaland Centre of Endemism

Federico Escobar, Adrian Davis, Christian M Deschodt, Clarke H Scholtz
2021 Bothalia: African Biodiversity & Conservation  
As the east coastal system is relatively small in extent with the MCE widely transformed in South Africa, the MSR is an important contributor to regional conservation of endemic species.  ...  Biogeographical classification indicated that >40% of the species are endemic to the east coast of southern Africa with the remainder centred in adjacent savanna.  ...  in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.  ... 
doi:10.38201/ fatcat:mxytw7n5dvbwfnkcie5ykcwbli

Strategic locations for logistics distribution centers along the belt & road: Explorative analysis and research agenda

Paul Tae-Woo Lee, Zhi-Hua Hu, Sangjeong Lee, Xuehao Feng, Theo Notteboom
2021 Transport Policy  
Notes: * Durban, Ngqura, Port Elizabeth, and Cape Town ports serve Gauteng in South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland. # Maputo has an inter-port competition with Durban for serving the Gauteng region in South  ...  Regional seaports in a good position to combine maritime intermediacy with hinterland-based centrality include Durban, Cape Town and Ngqura in South Africa, and Maputo Port in Mozambique.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.tranpol.2021.10.008 fatcat:iomhpn4xbzbqhcfg6zvamfpswe

Day labor, informality and vulnerability in South Africa and the United States

Nik Theodore, Derick Blaauw, Catherina Schenck, Abel Valenzuela Jr., Christie Schoeman, Edwin Meléndez, Professor John Burgess and Professor Julia Co
2015 International journal of manpower  
The day-labor markets in South Africa and the USA perform somewhat different functions within regional economies. Within South Africa, day labor can be regarded as a survival strategy.  ...  Design/methodology/approach -The paper is based on national surveys of day laborers in South Africa and the USA.  ...  Within South Africa, interventions in day-labor markets have been coordinated by Men on the Side of the Road (MSR), a social-enterprise organization founded in Cape Town in 1999 but with affiliates in  ... 
doi:10.1108/ijm-01-2014-0036 fatcat:efftkgppkzafvkycyn5a3emz2a

Taxonomie status of the melanistic forms of theCordylus cordyluscomplex (Reptilia: Cordylidae) in the south-western Cape, South Africa

P. le F.N. Mouton, J.H. van Wyk
1990 South African Journal of Zoology  
The taxonomic status of the two melanistic morphotypes belonging to the Cordy/us cordy/us complex in the south-westem Cape, South Africa, is considered.  ...  under licence granted by the Publisher (dated 2010).  ...  Oelofsen of the Directorate Sea Fisheries, Southwest Africa, Dr M.H.C. Visser of the Department of Zoology, University of Stellenbosch, and Dr J.  ... 
doi:10.1080/02541858.1990.11448185 fatcat:6vyh6zl2cnddrbf42jrnhndlhm

Associations of Sustainable Development Goals Accelerators With Adolescents' Well-Being According to Head-of-Household's Disability Status–A Cross-Sectional Study From Zambia

David Chipanta, Janne Estill, Heidi Stöckl, Lucas Hertzog, Elona Toska, Patrick Chanda, Jason Mwanza, Kelly Kaila, Chisangu Matome, Gelson Tembo, Olivia Keiser, Lucie Cluver
2022 International Journal of Public Health  
Town, Cape Town, South Africa 5 Department of Social Policy and Intervention, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom 6 Department of Sociology, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa 7  ...  Town, Cape Town, South Africa Objectives: We examined associations between accelerators (interventions impacting ≥2 SDG targets) and SDG-aligned well-being indicators among adolescents 16–24 years old  ... 
doi:10.3389/ijph.2022.1604341 pmid:35283719 pmcid:PMC8916123 fatcat:weaxpe36v5fbdpzvg4eytup6hi


Andrew Begel, Khoo Yit Phang, Thomas Zimmermann
2010 Proceedings of the 32nd ACM/IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering - ICSE '10  
ICSE '10, May 2-8 2010, Cape Town, South Africa Copyright 2010 ACM 978-1-60558-719-6/10/05 ...$10.00.  ...  Additional information about this scenario can be found in our MSR paper [6] .  ... 
doi:10.1145/1806799.1806821 dblp:conf/icse/BegelKZ10 fatcat:mbw3hljv5vallohu4pjjykgjqe
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