Mzantsi Wakho is a research collaboration about youth health in South Africa.
Mzantsi Wakho (‘Your South Africa’) is based in the Amathole District of the Eastern Cape. Its academic homes are Universities of Cape Town and Oxford. The study seeks to answer several research questions about youth health, with a focus on medicines-taking and sexual and reproductive health. It uses multiple methods and data sources to identify and investigate risk and resilience-promoting factors, through linked qualitative and quantitative studies.
May 16, 2017
Mzantsi Wakho team presenting at INTEREST 2017 conference in Lilongwe, Malawi.
May 2, 2017
On 2 – 5 February 2017, colleagues from Mzantsi Wakho and Young Carers held a weekend workshop with the Teen Advisory Group.
Vacancy: Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at the AIDS and Society Research Unit, Centre for Social Science Research
October 24, 2016
The AIDS and Society Research Unit (ASRU) at the Centre for Social Science Research (CSSR) invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship for a suitably qualified individual to join a research project on adolescent health in South Africa. Read the application PDF here.
September 19, 2016
Mzantsi Wakho team and SASH fellows presenting at PHASA conference in East London.
Get in touch
East London Office
+27 (0) 43 721 1716.
For UCT enquiries:
+27 (0) 21 650 4656
Nondumiso Hlwele <email@example.com>
For Oxford enquiries:
Department of Social Policy and Intervention