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NISH (NITAG Support Hub) 2: Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy/confidence in Africa

This Library Guide contains published and unpublished information on vaccine hesitancy and related issues in the context of COVID-19 vaccination in Subsaharan Africa

Pubmed : Covid-19 AND "vaccination hesitancy" AND Namibia

Ashipala, D.O., Tomas, N. and Costa Tenete, G., 2023. Barriers and Facilitators Affecting the Uptake of COVID-19 Vaccines: A Qualitative Perspective of Frontline Nurses in Namibia. SAGE Open Nursing9, p.23779608231158419.

https://doi.org/10.1177/23779608231158419

Hess, S., Lancsar, E., Mariel, P., Meyerhoff, J., Song, F., van den Broek-Altenburg, E., Alaba, O.A., Amaris, G., Arellana, J., Basso, L.J. and Benson, J., 2022. The path towards herd immunity: Predicting COVID-19 vaccination uptake through results from a stated choice study across six continents. Social Science & Medicine, 298, p.114800. (Not OA)

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Keulder, C. and Koomson, T.A.A., 2022. Namibians approve of government’s COVID-19 response, but many doubt vaccine safety.

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Mwinga, M.L., 2022. The impact of Social media on Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy on the University of Namibia main campus students (Doctoral dissertation, University of Namibia).

https://digital.unam.edu.na/xmlui/bitstream/handle/11070.1/17470/Mwinga_2022.pdf?sequence=1https://digital.unam.edu.na/xmlui/bitstream/handle/11070.1/17470/Mwinga_2022.pdf?sequence=1

Ashipala, D.O., Tomas, N. and Costa Tenete, G., 2023. Barriers and Facilitators Affecting the Uptake of COVID-19 Vaccines: A Qualitative Perspective of Frontline Nurses in Namibia. SAGE Open Nursing9, p.23779608231158419.

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/23779608231158419

Saruchera, F., 2022. Social media and Covid-19 vaccine misinformation: Unpacking vaccine hesitancy in Southern Africa.

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Willem, P., 2022. Exploring the influence of social media postings on the uptake of the Covid-19 vaccine among Namibians (Doctoral dissertation, University of Namibia). 
https://digital.unam.edu.na/handle/11070.1/17475

New COVID-19 Research from University of Namibia Discussed (Vaccine Hesitancy: Attitude Towards Covid-19 Vaccine Amongst Undergraduate Medical Students At The University of Namibia)." Vaccine Weekly, 28 Dec. 2022, p. 337. Gale Academic OneFile, link.gale.com/apps/doc/A731098910/AONE?

"Namibia: Vaccine Hesitancy Hinders Rollout of Covid-19 Vaccination." allAfrica.com, 9 Aug. 2021, p. NA. Gale Academic OneFilelink.gale.com/apps/doc/A671513304/AONE?u=unict&sid=bookmark-AONE&xid=241545c9. Accessed 22 Apr. 2023.