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By Anke Niehof, Gabriel Rugalema, Stuart Gillespie

ISBN-10: 1849711259

ISBN-13: 9781849711258

AIDS epidemics proceed to threaten the livelihoods of hundreds of thousands of individuals in sub-Saharan Africa. 3 many years after the sickness used to be first famous, the yearly loss of life toll from AIDS exceeds that from wars, famine and floods mixed. but regardless of thousands of bucks of reduction and examine, there has formerly been little special on-the-ground research of the multifaceted affects on rural humans. Filling that hole, this publication brings jointly contemporary proof of AIDS affects on rural families, livelihoods, and agricultural perform in sub-Saharan Africa. there's specific emphasis at the function of girls in affected families, and at the state of affairs of kids. The booklet is exclusive in offering micro-level details amassed via unique empirical study in quite a number African nations, and displaying how well-grounded conclusions on tendencies, affects and native responses may be utilized to the layout of HIV-responsive guidelines and programmes. AIDS affects are extra various than we formerly inspiration, and native responses extra diverse - occasionally leading edge, occasionally determined. The e-book represents a massive contribution to our figuring out of the affects of AIDS within the epidemic's heartland, and the way those may be controlled at diverse degrees.

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2009), stigma is not an issue. The most important reason for the migration of the couple from Bukoba to Karagwe district is explained by them simply as an attempt to leave behind the painful memories and to start fresh. They wanted to be in a place where landmarks are new, neighbours are new and where there are no gravesites as sad reminders of the tragic death of their children. This specific type of AIDS-driven migration has largely not been explored. , 2007; IOM, 2007). , 2006; Karugendo, 2008).

The house is finished by December 2008. He is now planning to have it electrified and to use electrical power for his sewing business. In the meantime, the girl has finished secondary school and is employed in Dar es Salaam while the boy is expected to finish his secondary studies at the end of 2009. While the farm that the children inherited is not inhabited, some members of the extended family are using it to raise annual crops, the main objective being that it should not be left to turn into a bush.

T he L ongitudinal picture 25 of declines in productivity (Foster, 1993; Chapoto and Jayne, 2008; Parker, Jacobsen and Komwa, 2008). Referring back to our story at the beginning of this chapter, in 1990 when we first met Regina she indeed complained about the neglect of her agricultural land while she had cared for her dying sister Rose. However, as we show above, cultivation has often recovered after the death of the household head; something that Beegle and colleagues (2008) also found in North West Tanzania.

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