Monday, 22 July 2019
Welcome to Fieldnotes

Welcome to the inaugural edition of Fieldnotes, our new platform for promoting the role of critical health social science research in the field of public health. The Fieldnotes Editorial Team

Publication Date:
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 10:30
Supporting Critical Social Science Research on Gender and HIV in South Africa

Since the beginning of the global HIV epidemic, issues of gender and sexuality have been front and centre in efforts to understand how the epidemic has unfolded around the world, and how we might best slow down and manage its effects. Christopher Colvin and Alison Swartz

Publication Date:
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 - 09:00
Navigating Being a Mother and Low-Income Work in Urban and Rural KwaZulu-Natal

In a society which upholds a certain restrictive version of “ideal motherhood” but is plagued by high unemployment, unequal gender relations, and absent paternal figures, these women must continually battle the considerable tension between their role as mothers and their roles as labour force participants. Nonzuzo Mbokazi

Publication Date:
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 10:00
A Quest for Affordable Health Care: MCSJ and Partners March to Parliament to Demand a Rapid Implementation of Government’s National Health Insurance Scheme

Its central demand was that the government rapidly implement the National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme. Myrna van Pinxteren and Zara Trafford

Publication Date:
Tue, 28 May 2019 - 09:30