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The Position of Children Infected and Affected by HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa

18 July 2010
11:15 - 13:15

Date :

18 July 2010

Time :

11:15 – 13:15

Location :

Mini Room 1

Presenters :

Prof Leickness Simbayi, Executive Director, Human Sciences Research Council
Dr Connie Kganakga, Chief Director, Department of Social Development
Dr Ashraf Grimwood, Director, CEO of Keth’ Impilo
Dr Heidi Van Rooyen, Chief Research Manager, Human Sciences Research Council

Please join the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) of South Africa at a satellite session focusing on children in Southern Africa, with specific focus on orphanhood, surveillance and VCT. 


It will draw on information emanating from the HSRC’s national household-based survey undertaken in South Africa in 2008.  Findings from this household survey focus on the general health status of infants and children and is contained in a report titled, “The Health Of Our Children”.


More information on the satellite session available