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.


Partnership for Alcohol and AIDS Intervention Research (PAAIR)

South Africa

PAAIR aims to create a network for researchers at Stellenbosch University, within the Oliver Tambo District in rural Eastern Cape, and within partner universities and community agencies in the Cape Town area.


Mphatlalatsane (Early Morning Star)

Mokhotlong, Lesotho

We tested an integrated Early Childhood Care and Development intervention including promotion of cognitive development, HIV testing and treatment support, and nutrition education in rural Lesotho.


Eyethu Soccer Study


A community-based health intervention aimed at young men living in resource scarce communities, which centres around a soccer league.


Benefits of Early Book Sharing (BEBS)

Khayelitsha, South Africa

We are testing a parenting intervention focused on training caregivers to share picture books with their young children in Khayelitsha.


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.