EDUCATIONAL IMPACT

NameDateArticleJournal
Evans, L.D. 2004Academic achievement of students in foster care: Impeded or improved?Psychology in the Schools
Lingenfelter, W.V., Solheim, K. and Lawrence, A.2017Improving secondary education for orphans and vulnerable children in Malawi: One non-governmental organization’s perspectiveChild & Youth Services
Kazeem, A. and Jensen, L. 2017 Orphan status, school attendance, and relationship to household head in Nigeria. Demographic Research
Brooks, M., Bryant, M., Shann, M., Bukuluki, P., Muhangi, D., Lugalla, J. and Kwesigabo, G.2014Gender analysis of educational support programs for OVC in Uganda and Tanzania: are they helping girls in secondary schoolVulnerable Children and Youth Studies
Escueta, M., Whetten, K., Ostermann, J., O’Donnell, K. and The Positive Outcomes For Orphans (POFO) Research Team 2014Adverse childhood experiences, psychosocial well-being and cognitive development among orphans and abandoned children in five low income countriesBMC International Health and Human Rights
Bangirana, P., Menk, J., John, C.C., Boivin, M. J. and Hodges, J.S.2013The association between cognition and academic performance in Ugandan children surviving malaria with neurological involvementPLoS One
Shann, M.H., Bryant, M.H., Brooks, M.I., Bukuluki, P., Muhangi, D., Lugalla, J. and Kwesigabo, G.2013The Effectiveness of Educational Support to Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Tanzania and UgandaISRN Public Health
O’Donnell, K., Murphy, R., Ostermann, J., Masnick, M., Whetten, R.A., Madden, E., Thielman, N.M., Whetten, K. and Positive Outcomes for Orphans (POFO) Research Team2012A brief assessment of learning for orphaned and abandoned children in low and middle income countriesAIDS and Behavior
Whetten, R., Messer, L., Ostermann, J., Whetten, K., Pence, B.W., Buckner, M., Thielman, N. and O'Donnell, K.2011Child work and labour among orphaned and abandoned children in five low and middle income countriesBMC International Health and Human Rights
Zhao, Q., Li, X., Fang, X., Zhao, G., Zhao, J., Lin, X. and Stanton, B.2010Difference in psychosocial well-being between paternal and maternal AIDS orphans in rural ChinaJournal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
Operario, D., Cluver, L., Rees, H., MacPhail, C. and Pettifor, A.2008Orphanhood and completion of compulsory school education among young people in South Africa: Findings from a national representative surveyJournal of Research on Adolescence
Van Ijzendoorn, M.H., Luijk, M.P. and Juffer, F.2008IQ of children growing up in children's homes: A meta-analysis on IQ delays in orphanagesMerrill-Palmer Quarterly
Evans, D.K. and Miguel, E.
2007Orphans and schooling in Africa: A longitudinal analysisDemography
Case, A. and Ardington, C.2006The impact of parental death on school outcomes: Longitudinal evidence from South Africa. Demography
Bennell, P.
2005The impact of the AIDS epidemic on the schooling of orphans and other directly affected children in Sub-Saharan AfricaThe Journal of Development Studies
Bhargava, A.2005AIDS epidemic and the psychological well-being and school participation of Ethiopian orphansPsychology, Health & Medicine
Ainsworth, M., Beegle, K. and Koda, G.2005The impact of adult mortality and parental deaths on primary schooling in North-Western TanzaniaThe Journal of Development Studies

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