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The role of treatment buddies in the public-sector antiretroviral programme in the Free State Province
(University of the Free State, 2010-05)
Recent advances in antiretroviral treatments have simplified dosing regimens for people living with HIV. Yet, typical regimens still remain far more complex than treatments for other health conditions and adherence continue ...
Democratic capabilities research: an undergraduate experience to advance socially just higher education in South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2018-08)
Universities are complex institutions that need to be in constant questioning and iteration to improve and serve the larger society. Nevertheless, the latest protests in the South African higher education institutions are ...
Multi-dimensional student poverty at a South African university: a capabilities approach
(University of the Free State, 2018-11)
The thesis contributes to work in the conceptualisation and measurement of multidimensional student poverty in South Africa through exploring and measuring multidimensional student poverty at one South African university. ...
The unintended consequences and spatial implications of mining downscaling in South Africa - a case of mining in Merafong City local municipality
(University of the Free State, 2019-02)
Abstract not available
Organisational cultural change at WorleyParsons engineers in Bloemfontein
(University of the Free State, 2014-11)
The primary objective of this research was to investigate the success and/or failure of the organisational culture change at WorleyParsons Engineers in Bloemfontein after the merger with KV3. The problem at WorleyParsons ...
A support framework for the survivalist entrepreneurs- Free State Province case study
(University of the Free State, 2014-07)
South Africa is faced with a challenge when it comes to the creation of jobs and the development of sustainable small businesses. The challenge is aggravated by the declining overall socio-economic profile and economic ...
Tattooing amongst youth in Bloemfontein: skin deep communicative signs of a minority group?
(Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2014)
This article reports on a research project that was undertaken to determine both the scope and communicative value of tattoos mainly among students of the University of the Free State (UFS) in Bloemfontein, South Africa. ...
Gender differences in intra‐household financial decision‐making: an application of coarsened exact matching
Most studies that explore collective models of intra‐household decision‐making use economic outcomes such as human capital, earnings, assets, and relative income shares as proxies of the relative distribution of bargaining ...
Food insecurity and health outcomes during the coronavirus pandemic in South Africa: a longitudinal study
Background Given that South Africa experienced significant food insecurity even before the COVID-19 pandemic, it is not surprising that the pandemic would result in even greater food insecurity in the country. This paper ...
Reservation wages, transitions from, and the duration of, unemployment in South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2021-11)
South Africa has one of the highest unemployment rates in the world, with women, youths, and people with low levels of education being especially likely to be unemployed. Most South African unemployed are also long-term ...