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Marguerite Daniel

Associate Professor, Leader of Research Group: Global Development for Equity
  • E-mailMarguerite.Daniel@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 32 20
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    Christiesgt. 13
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    Postboks 7807
    5020 Bergen

Climate change, childcare and resilience in Africa

Resilience building among refugee children and families ("South-in-the-North" communities)

Development-related health promotion

Children affected and infected by HIV/AIDS

Social cohesion

Child protection, local and global perspectives

Development hegemony and the global governance of aid

Theoretical perspectives - resource-based approaches: salutogenesis, resilience and positive deviance

Methodlogical approaches: qualitative and action research

Geographical base: Sub Saharan Africa (South Africa, Botswana, Uganda, Ghana) and Norway

International Master’s in Global Development Theory and Practice

Resource-based Approaches to Health

Qualitative methods

 

Books
  • Lothe, Ellen Alexandra; Daniel, Marguerite; Snipstad, Mai Bente; Sveaass, Nora. 2007. Strength in Broken Places. Marginalisation and Empowerment. Unipub forlag. 210 pages. ISBN: 978-82-303-0782-3.
Journal articles
  • Darkwah, Ernest; Daniel, Marguerite; Asumeng, Maxwell. 2018. The Impact of Organizational Structure and Funding Sources on the Work and Health of Employed Caregivers in Children’s Homes in Ghana. Occupational Health Science. doi: DOI 10.1007/s41542-018-0020-x
  • Darkwah, Ernest; Daniel, Marguerite; Yendork, Joana Salifu. 2018. Care-‘less’: exploring the interface between child care and parental control in the context of child rights for workers in children’s homes in Ghana. BMC International Health and Human Rights. 18: 1-12. doi: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12914-018-0151-9
  • Fuseini, Tufeiru; Daniel, Marguerite. 2018. Exploring the stressors and resources of Muslim child beggars in Dagbon of Northern Ghana in the context of child rights and existing realities. Cogent Social Sciences. 4. 14 pages. doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/23311886.2018.1542955
  • Katisi, Masego; Daniel, Marguerite. 2018. Exploring the roots of antagony in the safe male circumcision partnership in Botswana. PLoS ONE. 13:e0200803: 1-21. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0200803
  • Darkwah, Ernest; Asumeng, Maxwell; Daniel, Marguerite. 2017. Caring for "parentless" children: an exploration of work stressors and resources as experienced by caregivers in children's homes in Ghana. International Journal of Child, Youth and Family Studies. 8: 59-89. doi: 10.18357/ijcyfs82201717850
  • Kibira, Simon Peter; Atuyambe, Lynn Muhimbuura; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Makumbi, Fredrick Edward; Daniel, Marguerite. 2017. “Now that you are circumcised, you cannot have first sex with your wife”: post circumcision sexual behaviours and beliefs among men in Wakiso district, Uganda. Journal of the International AIDS Society. 20. doi: 10.7448/IAS.20.1.21498
  • Kibira, Simon Peter; Daniel, Marguerite; Atuyambe, Lynn Muhimbuura; Makumbi, Fredrick Edward; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2017. Exploring drivers for safe male circumcision: Experiences with health education and understanding of partial HIV protection among newly circumcised men in Wakiso, Uganda. PLoS ONE. 12. 16 pages. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175228
  • Darkwah, Ernest; Daniel, Marguerite; Asumeng, Maxwell. 2016. Caregiver perceptions of children in their care and motivations for the care work in children's homes in Ghana: Children of God or children of white men? Children and youth services review. 66: 161-169. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2016.05.007
  • Darkwah, Ernest; Daniel, Marguerite; Asumeng, Maxwell. 2016. Corrigendum to “Caregiver perceptions of children in their care and motivations for the care work in Chilren's Homes in Ghana: Children of God or Children of whitemen” [Children and Youth Services Review 66 (2016) 161–169](S0190740916301517)(10.1016/j.childyouth.2016.05.007). Children and youth services review. 70: 428-428. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2016.10.038
  • Hollekim, Ragnhild; Anderssen, Norman; Daniel, Marguerite. 2016. Contemporary discourses on children and parenting in Norway: Norwegian Child Welfare Services meets immigrant families. Children and youth services review. 60: 52-60. doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2015.11.004
  • Katisi, Masego; Daniel, Marguerite; Mittelmark, Maurice B. 2016. Aspirations and realities in a North-South partnership for health promotion: Lessons from a program to promote safe male circumcision in Botswana. Globalization and Health. 12:42. 19 pages. doi: 10.1186/s12992-016-0179-3
  • Kibira, Simon Peter; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Daniel, Marguerite; Atuyambe, Lynn Muhimbuura; Makumbi, Fredrick Edward. 2016. A comparison of sexual risk behaviours and HIV seroprevalence among circumcised and uncircumcised men before and after implementation of the safe male circumcision programme in Uganda Global health. BMC Public Health. 16:7. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2668-3
  • Rukundo, Priscillah; Daniel, Marguerite. 2016. Children orphaned by AIDS in Uganda: can they thrive under orphanage care? Social Work & Society. 14: 1-17.
  • Daniel, Marguerite. 2015. Keeping the secret: How HIV-positive children in Iringa, Tanzania, respond to the perceived need for silence and secrecy. Journal of Child and Adolescent Mental Health. 27: 11-23. doi: 10.2989/17280583.2014.947995
  • Katisi, Masego; Daniel, Marguerite. 2015. Safe male circumcision in Botswana: Tension between traditional practices and biomedical marketing. Global Public Health. 10: 739-756. doi: 10.1080/17441692.2015.1028424
  • Kibira, Simon P. S.; Makumbi, Fredrick; Daniel, Marguerite; Atuyambe, Lynn M.; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard. 2015. Sexual risk behaviours and willingness to be circumcised among uncircumcised adult men in Uganda. PLoS ONE. 10:e0144843: 1-11. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144843
  • Daniel, Marguerite. 2014. Iatrogenic Violence? Lived experiences of recipients of aid that targets vulnerable children in Makete, Tanzania. Forum for Development Studies. 41: 415-431. doi: 10.1080/08039410.2014.962601
  • Thamuku, Masego; Daniel, Marguerite. 2013. Exploring responses to transformative group therapy for orphaned children in the context of mass orphaning in Botswana. Death Studies. 37: 413-447. doi: 10.1080/07481187.2012.654594
  • Collste, O; Sorensson, P.; Frick, M.; Agewall, Stefan; Daniel, Marguerite; Jernberg, T.; Hofman-Bang, C.; Malmqvist, K.; Arheden, H.; Tornvall, P. 2012. Myocardial infarction with normal coronary arteries is common and associated with normal findings on CMR - results from the Stockholm Myocardial Infarction with Normal Coronaries (SMINC) Study. European Heart Journal. 33: 184-185.
  • Daniel, Marguerite; Kavishe, Angela Mathias. 2012. Challenges and coping strategies of orphaned children in Tanzania who are not adequately cared for by adults. African Journal of AIDS Research. 11: 191-201. doi: 10.2989/16085906.2012.734978
  • Midtbø, Vivian; Shirima, Violeth Leone; Skovdal, Morten; Daniel, Marguerite. 2012. How disclosure and antiretorviral therapy help HIV-infected adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa cope with stigma. African Journal of AIDS Research. 11: 261-271. doi: 10.2989/16085906.2012.734987
  • Skovdal, Morten; Daniel, Marguerite. 2012. Resilience through participation and coping-enabling social environments: the case of HIV-affected children in sub-Saharan Africa. African Journal of AIDS Research. 11: 153-164. doi: 10.2989/16085906.2012.734975
  • Thamuku, Masego; Daniel, Marguerite. 2012. The use of rites of passage in strengthening the psychosocial well-being of orphaned children in Botswana. African Journal of AIDS Research. 11: 215-224. doi: 10.2989/16085906.2012.734980
  • Mbilinyi, Deogratius; Daniel, Marguerite; Lie, Gro Therese. 2011. Health worker motivation in the context of HIV care and treatment challenges in Mbeya Region, Tanzania: A qualitative study. BMC Health Services Research. 11. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-11-266
  • Twinomugisha, Benedict; Daniel, Marguerite; Lie, Gro Therese. 2011. "We also have cases of the disease that you are researching about". Small-scale enterprises and the challenges of HIV/AIDS-related stigma and discrimination in Kabale, Uganda. Health Policy and Development. 9: 37-45.
  • Fjermestad, Krister; Kvestad, Ingrid; Daniel, Marguerite; Lie, Gro. 2008. "It can save you if you just forget": closeness and competence as conditions for coping among Ugandan orphans. Journal of Psychology in Africa. 18: 283-293.
  • Fjermestad, Krister; Kvestad, Ingrid; Daniel, Marguerite; Lie, Gro Therese. 2008. "It can save you if you just forget": Closeness and Competence as Conditions for Coping among Ugandan Orphans. Journal of Psychology in Africa. 18: 445-455.
  • Daniel, Marguerite; Apila, Hellen malinga; Bjørgo, Rune; Lie, Gro Therese. 2007. Breaching cultural silence: enhancing resilience among Ugandan orphans. African Journal of AIDS Research. 6: 109-120.
  • Christiansen, Catrine; Daniel, Marguerite; Yamba, Bawa. 2005. Growing up in an era of AIDS. African Journal for AIDS Research. 4: 135-137.
  • Daniel, Marguerite. 2005. Beyond Liminality: orphanhood and marginalization in Botswana. African Journal of AIDS Research. 4: 195-204.
  • Daniel, Marguerite. 2004. Kinship care in Botswana. Professional Social worker. 12-13. Published 2004-05-01.
  • Daniel, Marguerite. 2004. A new place in the family. Professional Social worker. 18-19. Published 2004-06-01.
Reports and theses
  • Daniel, Marguerite. 2005. Hidden wounds: orphanhood, expediency and cultural silence in Botswana. University of East Anglia, Norwich UK. 303 pages.
Book sections
  • Midtbø, Vivian; Daniel, Marguerite. 2016. Disclosure as a positive Resource: the lived experiences of HIV-positive adolescents in Botswana. Chapter 17, pages 321-338. In:
    • Liamputtong, Pranee. 2016. Children and Young People living with HIV/AIDS. Springer. 497 pages. ISBN: 978-3-319-29934-1.
  • Mittelmark, Maurice B; Bull, Torill; Daniel, Marguerite; Urke, Helga Bjørnøy. 2016. Specific Resistance Resources in the Salutogenic Model of Health. Chapter 8, pages 71-76. In:
    • Mittelmark, Maurice B; Sagy, Shifra; Eriksson, Monica; Bauer, Georg F.*; Pelikan, Jurgen M.; Lindstrøm, Bengt; Espnes, Geir Arild. 2016. Handbook of Salutogenesis. Springer. 500 pages. ISBN: 978-3-319-04599-3.
  • Daniel, Marguerite. 2011. Growing Up in the Era of AIDS: The Well-Being of Children Affected and Infected by HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa. 9, pages 159-174. In:
    • Letamo, Gobopamang. 2011. Social and Psychological Aspects of HIV/AIDS and their Ramifications. INTECH. 300 pages. ISBN: 978-953-307-640-9.
  • Daniel, Marguerite; Thamuku, Masego. 2007. The Ark for Children: culturally appropriate psychosocial support for children without parents in Botswana. Kapittel 5, pages 55-70. In:
    • Lothe, Ellen Alexandra; Daniel, Marguerite; Snipstad, Mai Bente; Sveaass, Nora. 2007. Strength in Broken Places. Marginalisation and Empowerment. Unipub forlag. 210 pages. ISBN: 978-82-303-0782-3.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed journals

Kibira, Simon P. S.; Daniel, Marguerite; Atuyambe, Lynn M.; Makumbi, Fredrick & Sandøy, Ingvild F. (2017) Exploring drivers for safe male circumcision: experiences with health education and understanding partial protection among newly circumcised men in Wakiso, Uganda. PLOS ONE 12(13) e0175228

Katisi, Masego; Daniel, Marguerite & Mittelmark, Maurice (2016) Aspirations and realities in a North-South partnership for health promotion: lessons from a program to promote safe male circumcision in Botswana, Globalization & Health,12(42) DOI: 10.1186/s12992-016-0179-3

Darkwah, Ernest; Daniel, Marguerite & Asumeng, Maxwell (2016) Caregiver perceptions of children in their care and motivations for the care work in children's homes in Ghana: Children of God or children of white men? Children & Youth Service Review, 66, 161-169 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2016.05.007   

Rukundo, Priscillah & Daniel, Marguerite (2016) Children orphaned by AIDS in Uganda: can they thrive under orphanage care? Social Work & Society, 14(1) http://www.socwork.net/sws/article/view/458/843

Mittelmark, M.; Bull, T.; Daniel, M. and Urke, H. B. (2016) Specific Resistance Resources in the Salutogenic Model of Health, in Mittelmark, M. (ed.) The Handbook of Salutogenesis, London: Springer

Midtbø, V. & Daniel, M. (2016) Disclosure as a positive resource: the lived experiences of HIV-positive adolescents in Botswana, in  Liamputtong, P. (ed.) Children and young people living with HIV/AIDS. London: Springer

Kibira, S. P. S., Sandøy, I. F., Daniel, M., Atuyambe, L. M., & Makumbi, F. (2016). A comparison of sexual risk behaviours and HIV seroprevalence among circumcised and uncircumcised men before and after implementation of the safe male circumcision programme in Uganda. BMC Public Health.

Hollekim, R.; Anderssen, N. & Daniel, M. (2016) Contemporary discourses on children and parenting in Norway:Norwegian Child Welfare Services meets immigrant families. Children and Youth Services Review, 60, 52-60. DOI:10.1016/j.childyouth.2015.11.004

Kibira, S. P. S., Makumbi, F., Daniel, M., Atuyambe, L. M., & Sandøy, I. F. (2015). Sexual risk behaviours and willingness to be circumcised among uncircumcised adult men in Uganda. PLOS ONE, 10(12). doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0144843

Daniel, M. (2015). Keeping the secret: how HIV positive children in Iringa, Tanzania respond to the perceived need for silence and secrecy. Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health, 26. doi: 10.2989/17280583.2014.947995

Katisi, Masego and Daniel, Marguerite (2015) Safe male circumcision in Botswana: Tension between traditional practices and biomedical marketing. Global Public Health 10. doi: 10.1080/17441692.2015.1028424

Daniel, Marguerite (2014) Keeping the secret: how HIV-positive children in Iringa, Tanzania, respond to the perceived need for silence and secrecy. Journal of Child and Adolescent Mental Health.  http://dx.doi.org/10.2989/17280583.2014.947995

Daniel, Marguerite. (2014) Iatrogenic Violence? Lived experiences of recipients of aid that targets vulnerable children in Makete, Tanzania. Forum for Development Studies. 41: 415-431. doi: 10.1080/08039410.2014.962601

Thamuku, M. & Daniel, M. (2013) Exploring responses to transformative group therapy for orphaned children in the context of mass orphaning in Botswana, Death Studies, 37(5) 413-447

Skovdal, M., & Daniel, M. (2012). Resilience through participation and coping-enabling social environments: the case of HIV-affected children in sub-Saharan Africa. African Journal of AIDS Research, 11(3), 153-164.

Daniel, M., & Mathias, A. (2012). Challenges and coping strategies of orphaned children in Tanzania who are not adequately cared for by adults. African Journal of AIDS Research, 11(3), 191-201.

Thamuku, M., & Daniel, M. (2012). The use of rites of passage in strengthening the psychosocial wellbeing of orphaned children in Botswana. African Journal of AIDS Research, 11(3), 215-224.

Midtbø, V., Shirima, V., Skovdal, M., & Daniel, M. (2012). How disclosure and antiretroviral therapy help HIV-infected adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa cope with stigma. African Journal of AIDS Research, 11(3), 487-497.

Daniel, M. L. (2011) Growing up in the era of AIDS: the well-being of children affected and infected by HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa. Rijeka: InTech Open Access Publisher http://www.intechopen.com/articles/show/title/growing-up-in-the-era-of-aids-the-well-being-of-children-affected-and-infected-by-hiv-aids-in-sub-sa

Mbilinyi, D, Daniel, M. L. & Lie, G. Th. (2011) Health worker motivation in the context of HIV/AIDS care and treatment challenges in Mbeya Region, Tanzania. BMC Health Services Research 11: 266 http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6963/11/266  

Twinomugisha, B; Daniel, M.L. & Lie, G.T. (2011) “We also have cases of the disease that you are researching about”. Small Scale Enterprises and the Challenges of HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Discrimination in Kabale, Uganda.  Health Policy and Development, 9(1), 37-45

Fjermstad, K., Kvestad, I., Daniel, M. L. & Lie, G. Th. (2008) ”It can save you if you just forget”: closeness and competence as conditions for coping among Ugandan orphans. Journal of Psychology in Africa 18(3), 283-293.

Daniel, M. L., Apila, H. M., Bjørgo, R. & Lie, G. Th. (2007) Breaching cultural silence: enhancing resilience among Ugandan orphans. African Journal for AIDS Research 6(2), 109-120.

Daniel, M. L. and Thamuku, M. (2007) The Ark for Children: culturally-appropriate psychosocial support for children without parents in Botswana. In Lothe, E., Daniel, M., Snipstad, M-B, & Sveaass, N. (eds) Strength in Broken Places: Marginalisation and Empowerment. Oslo: Unipub, AS.

Daniel, M. L. (2005): Beyond liminality: orphanhood and marginalization in Botswana. African Journal for AIDS Research 4(3), 195-204

Daniel, M. L. (2000): The Demographic Impact of HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa. Geography, 85 (1), 46-55.

Editorial work

Lie, G. Th. & Daniel, M. L. (Guest editors) (2009) Special Issue of Papers in Education and Development, 29.

Lothe, E. A., Daniel, M. L., Snipstad, M-B. & Sveaass, N. (eds) (2007) Strength in Broken Places:Marginalisation and Empowerment. Oslo: Unipub, AS.

Christiansen, C., Daniel, M. L. & Yamba, C. B. (Guest editors) (2005) Special Issue: Growing up in an Era of AIDS. African Journal for AIDS Research 4(3), 135-137.

PhD Thesis

Daniel, M. L. (2005) Hidden wounds: orphanhood, expediency and cultural silence in Botswana. PhD Thesis, School of Development Studies, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK. Available at http://hdl.handle.net/1956/3294

 

 

PhD in Development Studies (2005), University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

Research Group: Global Development for Equity

Leader of PoDeCC Research Network (positive deviance, childcare and climate change)

 

 

PoDeCC Positive Deviance, childcare and climate change in South Africa and Ghana

Promoting resilience among refugee children, youth and families in Norway