10 November 2006 - In Swaziland, a grandmother shoulders the burden of AIDS

Tape#: JN6699
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Evelyn Simelani must take care of two grandchildren since her daughter has AIDS.

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Production date: 9-10 August 2006

Duration: 2:33

Keywords: UNICEF, children, Swaziland, HIV/AIDS, grand-mothers, neighbourhood care-points

Main shooting locations: Buseleni District, Swaziland

Main sequences: With the highest percentage of HIV-positive people in the world, Swaziland has seen a huge number of grandmothers left to shoulder the burden of AIDS. This is the story of one of them, Evelyn Sikholiwe Simelani. 

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