Africa

Elsevier,

American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Volume 60, Issue 1, Supplement 1, 2021, Pages S87-S97

This journal article advances SDG 3, 5, and 10 by showing how for women with the most resources, having some empowerment may be helpful, but for women with some—but not a lot—of financial resources, a high level of empowerment is required to influence child vaccination.
COVID-19 testing in Africa has so far been limited to larger cities because of how the tests are conducted, which means that it is far more difficult to test those in remote and rural areas where there are higher rates of poverty. The United Nations’ Global Goal 3 promotes good health and well-being for all, and this can only be achieved if all people in all places have access to health care and virus testing.
This paper discusses a critical feminist analysis of seven policies relating to gender equality in the agriculture sector of Ethiopia, advancing SDG 5.
This Article addresses SDGs 3 and 7 by providing new information about variations in PM2.5 and black carbon kitchen concentrations and household air pollution exposures. This large study assessed exposure in 120 rural communities in eight countries, collecting information on primary and secondary cooking fuels and monitoring household air pollution exposures in both men and women. The data can inform risk assessments of household air pollution and be used to better understand the effect of exposure on health.
Cocoyam is one of the most important food crops on the African continent and provides comparatively more calories per day and diverse vitamins, minerals and bioactive compounds as compared to cereal crops. This study recommends the optimal hot-air drying settings to facilitate preservation and value-addition of Cocoyam without adversely altering the valuable starch and micronutrient content; the study, therefore, contributes to the mitigation of both extreme physical hunger and chronic undernourishment due to hidden hunger.
This book chapter advances SDG 3 and 10 by reviewing the literature on culture and family-based psychological interventions for schizophrenia, bipolar, and related (SBR) psychotic spectrum disorder.
This book chapter advances SDG 3 and 10 by introducing the concept of cultural psychiatry and it's focus on cultural competence training, to address mental health disparities and related injustices, providing the tools professionals need in the field.
This book chapter advances SDG 3 and 10 by highlighting themes related to child and adolescent mental health (CAMH) care in East Asia, Southeast Asia, and Pacific Islands world regions. This chapter provides a narrative review of prevalence studies conducted in the regions targeted in this chapter, emphasize the magnitude of the CAMH workforce challenges, describe the importance of considering and addressing the acculturative and socioeconomic challenges that lead to CAMH disparities, and provide solutions and recommendations for the future.
This article addresses goals 7, 9, 12 and 13 with looking at six scenarios aimed at defossilated sustainable power systems in West Africa with the timeframe of 2015-2050.
This book chapter advances SDG 3 and 10 by providing information on various culturally sensitive methods to assess and treat mental health conditions onset by factors contributing to the immigration process for adolescents, adults, and older adults.

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