Year Published: 2018

Authors: Linda Richter, Shanaaz Mathews, Juliana Kagura and Engelbert Nonterah

Publisher: Children's Institute, University of Cape Town

Suggested Citation: Richter L, Mathews S, Kagura J & Nonterah E (2018) A longitudinal perspective on violence in the lives of South African children from the Birth to Twenty Plus cohort study in Johannesburg-Soweto. South African Medical Journal, 108(3), pp.181-186.


Birth to Twenty Plus is a unique birth cohort study which started enrolling pregnant women from Soweto, Johannesburg, in 1990 and has followed them and their children for more than 27 years.