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Written in plain English, the [SA Child] Gauge helps make academic research accessible to a wider audience.  [The 2008/2009 issue] serves as ideal reading material for pre- and in-service teacher training, as well as for anyone interested in the educational challenges of the day.
Prof M Robinson, (then) Dean of Education,
Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Aug. 2009

Completed Projects

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Analysing the nature and extent of child-headed households in South Africa
Caring Schools: Schools as nodes of care and support
Child Health Services review
Child Survival Project
Children and antiretroviral treatment
Children’s Bill Project
Dikwankwetla – Children in Action: Facilitating children's participation in the Children's Bill
Evaluations and case studies of the CI law-reform methodology
Firearms injuries
Foster care in the time of AIDS: Children 'in need of care' or in need of cash
Growing up in a time of AIDS: Abaqophi BakwaZisize Abakhanyayo Children's Radio Project
Health and social services to address the needs of orphans and other vulnerable children in South Africa
Healthy cities
Home truths: Residential care in the context of the AIDS pandemic
Infants and HIV/AIDS in South Africa: The fragility of life
Means to Live: Evaluating the targeting of poverty alleviation for poor children and their households
Media and the representation of children affected by HIV/AIDS
National Child Poverty Monitor
National Children's Forum on HIV/AIDS
National Directory of Services for children and youth infected and affected by HIV/AIDS
National Health Act
National school health services policy
Ordinary Politics: Race and opportunity in contemporary South Africa
Piloting the Care Dependency Grant assessment tool
Project 28: Promoting children's socio-economic rights
Rapid appraisal of primary level health care services for HIV-positive children at public sector clinics in South Africa
Researching and developing systems to facilitate the identification, monitoring and support of vulnerable children
Social Assistance Act and regulations
Social Security and Disability
Social Service Practitioners Advocacy Network

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