The African Journal of Disability is published for the purpose of advancing scholarship in disability studies and rehabilitation sciences in a uniquely African context. Widely read by scholars, professionals and students, it encourages scholarly exchange between all disciplines and academics from low, middle and high-income countries to work towards the improvement of human development and its practices across the continent. View our Editorial Team.

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Livelihoods of young women with and without disabilities in KwaZulu-Natal during COVID-19  
Jill Hanass-Hancock, Ayanda Nzuza, Samantha Willan, Thesandree Padayachee, Mercilene Machisa, Bradley Carpenter
19 July 2024

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Understanding the value of rehabilitation: Perspectives from South African Stakeholders  
Rentia A. Maart, Dawn V. Ernstzen, Gubela Mji, Linzette D. Morris
19 July 2024

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Accommodating persons with communication disabilities in court: Perspectives of law students  
Juan Bornman, Dianah Msipa
08 July 2024

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‘I’m proud of my son with CP’: Cerebral palsy caregivers’ experiences, Gauteng province  
Faith Maronga-Feshete, Sonti Pilusa, Abigail Dreyer
27 June 2024

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Understanding the impacts of the COVID-19 response measures on Deaf adults in Cape Town  
Charlotte Slome, Myrna van Pinxteren, Leslie London
19 June 2024

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Compliance with spectacle wear among learners with hearing impairment in Ghana  
Michael A. Kwarteng, Khathutshelo P. Mashige, Samuel Kyei, Pirindhavellie Govender-Poonsamy, Daniel S.Q Dogbe
13 June 2024

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Table of Contents Vol 12 (2023)  
Editorial Office
05 June 2024

Original Research

Implementing early childhood education for children with disabilities in South Africa and Kenya  
Brigitte J. Clark, Willene A. Holness, Ruth T. Nyamadzawo, Dennis Moogi
08 May 2024

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Religion and the everyday citizenship of people with dementia in Nigeria: A qualitative study  
Elizabeth O. George, Ruth L. Bartlett
31 March 2024

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Mapping disability and climate change knowledge base in Scopus using bibliometric analysis  
Tawanda Makuyana, Kaitano Dube
22 March 2024
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Call for Papers: The ‘African Journal of Psychological Assessment’ (AJOPA) invites you to submit


The African Journal of Psychological Assessment (AJOPA) focusses on original research studies, theoretical papers, test reviews and methods papers in the areas of psychometrics and psychological assessment.


Manuscript submissions that demonstrate a clear contribution to the field and which are relevant to the African context are invited.


Visit the AJOPA journal.

Posted: 2024-07-23

Book Release: Discover the future of efficient health care with Dudu G Sokhela


In an exclusive interview, health care specialist nurse and author Dudu G Sokhela takes us inside the open-access book, ‘A framework for continuous quality improvement for fast-track queues in clinics in eThekwini.’


This essential read goes beyond a mere study; it presents a solution to one of today's most pressing issues in primary health care – overcrowding due to rising disease rates and the need for efficient patient care.


You are also welcome to submit your book proposal to AOSIS by downloading the book proposal form from our website for publication consideration.

Posted: 2024-07-09

Press Release: Exciting update!

Our past two editorials for the Journal of Applied Neurosciences are available! Discover the vision and mission behind our new journal and the innovative research we aim to showcase in neuroscience and other biological underpinnings of human behaviour. Read the insightful editorials by our Editor-in-Chief, Dirk J. Geldenhuys, and learn more about our journey and goals. Check it out here: journalofappliedneurosciences.org  
Posted: 2024-05-20 More...

Press Release: The wait is over!

The wait is finally over! We are proud to introduce the African Journal of Creative Economy, your new go-to source for the latest research and insights in Cultural Economics, Creative Industries, Arts and Culture Management and Cultural Studies and Cultural Policy.  Explore our inaugural editorial by Jeanette D. Snowball and Richard Haines, featuring pioneering studies and expert opinions. Don't miss out on the start of something big! Visit ajce.africa  
Posted: 2024-05-17 More...

Notification: Exploring the Rich Tapestry of Research History

Embark on a journey through the annals of research history! Our journal's archives hold a wealth of knowledge waiting to be rediscovered. From pioneering studies to timeless insights, explore the foundations of today's discussions. Join us in celebrating research history and uncovering the gems that continue to shape our understanding.  
Posted: 2024-05-16 More...
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