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HIV Infections

From a gloomy picture to signs of hope... an HIV free generation is possible!

2011
Author: 
Swaziland Government. National Emergency Response Council on HIV/AIDS

When the first cases of hIV were discovered in 1986, academics and health practitioners predicted the potential of a wipe out of the Swazi population. The population growth rate was projected to become negavtive beginning 2004. However, the collective contribution of multisectoral partners in Government, communities, organizations and the health sector has enabled the Kingdom to achieve positive results in many areas.

Library code: 
Manzini, Shiselweni, ULHC
Classification no: 
EP BS / SWA
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
EP BS/1249
Type of material: 
Booklet
Publication details: 
Mbabane: NERCHA
Physical description: 
20p.: ill.
Keywords: 
Swaziland Government, NCP, Orphaned and Vulnerable Children, OVC, Child Protection, Vulnerability, NERCHA, Global Fund, Stipends, Food, Community Response,

Swaziland HIV estimates and projections report 2015

2015
Author: 
Swaziland Government. The National Emergency Response Council on HIV and AIDS

Spectrum is a suite of easy to use policy models which provide policymakers with an analytical tool to support decision making processes. Spectrum was used in modelling the magnitude of the HIV epidemic and the demographic, social and economic impacts in Swaziland. The projections were generated by a Mutisectoral Estimates and Projections Core Team led by NERCHA, in 2015.

Library code: 
Manzini, ULHC
Classification no: 
EP / SWA
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
EP BS
Type of material: 
Key National Document
Publication details: 
Mbabane: Swaziland Government
Physical description: 
vii, 25p. :ill.
Keywords: 
NERCHA, Ministry of Health, MoH, World Health Organization, WHO, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, UNAIDS, Clinton health Access Initiative, CHAI

Love, lust, and the emotional context of concurrent sexual partnerships amomg young Swazi adults

2014
Author: 
Allison Ruark, Lunga Dlamini, Nonhlanhla Mazibuko, Edward C Green, Caitlin Kennedy, Amy Nunn, Timpthy Flanigan, Pamela J Surkan

Men and women in Swaziland who are engaged in multiple or concurrent sexual

partnerships, or who have sexual partners with concurrent partners, face a very

high risk of HIV infection. Ninety-four in-depth interviews were conducted with 28

Swazi men and women (14 of each sex) between the ages of 20 and 39 in order

to explore participants’ sexual partnership histories, including motivations for

sexual relationships which carried high HIV risk. Concurrency was normative,

with most men and women having had at least one concurrent sexual

Library code: 
Manzini
Classification no: 
TR / RUA
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
TR BS/
Type of material: 
Accepted Manuscript
Physical description: 
33 p.: ill.
Notes: 
This is an Author's Accepted Manuscript of an article published in African Journal of AIDS Research, 13(2), pp. 133-143, 29 July 2014, copyright Taylor & Francis

Couple partnership dynamics and relationship satisfaction in Swaziland and implications for HIV prevention

2014
Author: 
Allison Ruark

The dynamics and quality of a person's sexual relationships are critical influencers of his or her mental, emotional, and physical health. Men and women in Swaziland who are engaged in multiple or concurrent sexual partnerships, or who have sexual partners with concurrent partners, face a very high risk of HIV infection. Relationship quality and satisfaction may impact sexual behaviors and partnership dynamics which in turn affect HIV risk.

Library code: 
Manzini
Classification no: 
PR / RUA
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
PR BS/
Type of material: 
Dissertation
Publication details: 
Baltimore, Maryland: John Hopkins University
Physical description: 
219 p.: ill.
Notes: 
A dissertation submitted to John Hopkins University in conformity with the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.

National HIV prevention policy: Swaziland

2012
Author: 
Swaziland Government. Prime Minister's Office

 

The HIV prevention policy provides direction and guidelines on the HIV prevention programme implementation and on the response management to an extensive range of stakeholders, which includes policymakers, managers, programmers and implementers, taking into consideration the risk factors to infection and the key drivers to the epidemic.

Library code: 
Manzini, Shiselweni, LUHC
Classification no: 
Planning and Management
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
PL BS/
Type of material: 
Booklet
Publication details: 
Mbabane: Swaziland Government
Physical description: 
53p.

2011 UN General Assembly political declaration on HIV/AIDS mid-term review report of the "ten targets": final report

2013
Author: 
Swaziland Government. Prime Minister's Office

The 2011 Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS recognizes the urgent need to achieve the Millenium Developmnt Goals (MDGs0 targets, particularly MDG 6 aimed at halting and reversing the HIV epidemic by 2015.

Library code: 
Manzini, Shiselweni, ULHC
Classification no: 
Planning and Management
Collection: 
Special Collections: Swazi Focus
Accession no: 
PL BS/
Type of material: 
Booklet
Publication details: 
Mbabane: NERCHA
Physical description: 
v, 29p.: ill.

HIV/AIDS: stand up for human rights

2003
Classification no: 
Human Rights
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
HU BS/58
Type of material: 
Booklet
Publication details: 
Geneva: Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Physical description: 
16p.
Keywords: 
HIV Infections. Prejudice. Human Rights. Popular Works. Cartoons. IEC. World Health Orgaization. UNAIDS. United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
Notes: 
3 copies

Living in a world with HIV and AIDS: information for employees of the UN system and their families

2004
Author: 
Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
Classification no: 
Employment / Workplace
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
EM BS/216
Type of material: 
Booklet
Publication details: 
Geneva: UNAIDS
Physical description: 
iv, 56p.: ill.
Keywords: 
Prevention. Control. United Nations. Health Education. IEC. Popular Works. UNAIDS. HIV Infections
Notes: 
2 copies

Rapid HIV tests: guidelines for use in HIV testing and counselling services in resource-constrained settings

2004
Author: 
World Health Organization
Series title: 
Treat 3 million by 2005
Classification no: 
Counseling and Testing
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
CU BS/322
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Geneva: WHO
Physical description: 
48p.: ill.
Keywords: 
HIV Infections. Diagnosis. AIDS Serodiagnosis. Reagent Kits, Diagnostic - Utilization. VCT. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Demby, Austin. Crippen, Peter. Miller, David. Vercauteren, Gaby
Notes: 
2 copies

Access to treatment in the private-sector workplace: the provision of antiretroviral therapy by three companies in South Africa

2005
Series title: 
UNAIDS Best Practice Collection
Classification no: 
Treatment
Collection: 
Open Shelves
Accession no: 
TM BS/358
Type of material: 
Book
Publication details: 
Geneva: UNAIDS
Physical description: 
48p.
Keywords: 
Drug Therapy. Anti-retroviral Agents. Supply. Distribution. Private Sector. Case Reports. South Africa. Labour. Employees. HIV Infections. ART. ARV. PLWHA. Workers. ILO. WHO. GBC. Employment. Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS. International Labour Organization. ILO. World Health Organization. WHO. The Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS. Private Sector.
Notes: 
3 copies.