Philani Mentor Mothers

Khayelitsha, South Africa

Mentor Mothers were trained to help new mothers in their area combat HIV, Foetal Alcohol Syndrome & Malnutrition through a home-visiting intervention.

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Saving Brains Thula Sana

Khayelitsha, South Africa

We followed up 13-year-old children who were enrolled in an intervention to enhance the mother-infant relationship, to see whether intervention effects endured into adolescence.

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ENABLE: Reducing mortality and morbidity in under-5s in Eastern Cape Province, South Africa

OR Tambo District, Eastern Cape

Examining whether a comprehensive, home-based care and support for child and maternal health integrated with the local primary health care system and offered within the first 5 years of life, can reduce mortality and morbidity and substantially improve outcomes for vulnerable mothers and children in the O R Tambo district in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.

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ZiBFUS study

Zithulele, South Africa

We followed children in the rural Eastern Cape for the first year of their lives, to build a comprehensive picture of maternal and child health in the region.

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