Case Studies

These are some examples of the projects the Palabora Foundation has been involved with, and how we work with our community and partners to make a positive impact in peoples lives. Please note that in some instances, the names of individuals have been changed to protect their identities.

HIV & Aids

When Sophie* began to suspect that she had HIV, she avoided being tested because she knew she would be shunned by her community if they found out. When the ravages of her disease became apparent to her husband, he left her even though he was the most likely source of her HIV infection. Sophie died