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Peer-reviewed journal articles

Children’s rights education: An imperative for health professionals
Lake L 2014
Curationis, 37(2): doi: 10.4102/curationis.v37i2.1268.

''The only solution there is to fight'': Discourses of masculinity among South African domestically violent men
Van Niekerk TJ & Boonzaier FA 2014
Violence Against Women, 1 – 21: doi: 10.1177/1077801214555473.

“So now I’m the man”: Intimate partner femicide and its interconnections with expressions of masculinities in South Africa
Mathews S, Jewkes R & Abrahams N 2014
British Journal of Criminology, 51(4): 107 – 124.

The epidemiology of child homicides in South Africa
Mathews, S, Abrahams, N, Jewkes R, Martin LJ & Lombard C 2013
Bulletin of the World Health Organisation 91:562-568; doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.12.117036.

Underreporting child abuse deaths: Experiences from a national study on child homicide. Correspondence
Mathews S, Abrahams N, Jewkes R & Martin L 2013
South African Medical Journal, 2013, 103 (3):133.

Exploring mental health adjustment of children post sexual assault in South Africa
Mathews S, Abrahams N & Jewkes R 2013
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 22:6, 639-657; doi: 10.1080/10538712.2013.811137.

Underreporting child abuse deaths: Experiences from a national study on child homicide. Correspondence
Mathews S, Abrahams N, Jewkes R & Martin L 2013
South African Medical Journal, 2013, 103 (3):133.

Social protection and the National Development Plan: closing the gap for children – opportunities and challenges
Mathews S 2013
Social Dynamics: A journal of African Studies, 2013, 39(1): 138-143.

Intimate partner femicide in South Africa in 1999 and 2009
Abrahams N, Mathews S, Martin LJ, Lombard C & Jewkes R 2013
PLoS Med, 10(4): e1001412. DIO:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001412

AIDS, metaphor and ritual: The crafting of care in rural South African childhoods
Henderson P 2012
Childhood: A Global Journal of Child Research, 20(1): 9-21.

CI in the news

School system replicating apartheid
IOL, 24/11/2015

When the optimism of the youth conquers all
Sunday Times, 22/11/2015, p. 19

Stay hopeful – millennials are not the lost generation
The Saturday Star, 21/11/2015, p. 15

Newsroom: Youth and poverty
SABC News Digital, 18/11/2015

South African Child Gauge 2015
Redi Thlabi talk show, Cape Talk/702, 18/11/2015

Urgent intervention needed for SA’s impoverished children – report
702 online, 18/11/2015

This is the average child in SA
City Press, Voices, 15/11/2015, p. 6

‘Born-frees no better off than parents’
Weekend Argus, 15/11/2015, p. 11

Born-free(s), but still in chains
IOL, 15/11/2015

Class war looms as pupils suffer racism in school
Saturday Star, 14/11/2015, p. 19

Children in crisis
The Star, 12/11/2015, p. 14 [editorial]

Armoede onder kinders
eNCANews [Afrikaans], 11/11/2015 

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Western Cape Department of Education, July 2009

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