A Comparative Analysis Of The Effects Of Household Economic Strenghthening On Well Being Of Orphans And Vulnerable Children In Migori County, Kenya

ABSTRACT

Household Economic Strengthening (HES) programs improve the economic capacity of households (HH) to provide for needy families (increased income, savings, and access to credit). Scanty information exists on outcomes achieved beyond counting of program services provided. Outcomes on child well-being; health, nutrition and protection remain poorly understood, and few programs have been analyzed to establish these outcomes. Analysis highlights knowledge gaps that inform stakeholders of evidence for decisions on better interventions that could positively impact on OVC wellbeing. This study aimed at assessing HES program effects on health, nutrition and protection of OVCs aged 6-60 months in Migori County. Study design was comparative cross sectional study, with a study sample population of 400 HH from both intervention (200 HH) and nonintervention (200 HH) areas. Purposive and simple random sampling was used to select respondents. Quantitative and qualitative data were collected using questionnaires and observation checklists, and analyzed using STATA software, and manual transcription. Results were presented in Tables and charts. Chi-square and t-tests established that OVC from intervention HH had significantly (P

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APA

OCHOLLA, H (2021). A Comparative Analysis Of The Effects Of Household Economic Strenghthening On Well Being Of Orphans And Vulnerable Children In Migori County, Kenya. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/a-comparative-analysis-of-the-effects-of-household-economic-strenghthening-on-well-being-of-orphans-and-vulnerable-children-in-migori-county-kenya

MLA 8th

OCHOLLA, HESBORNE "A Comparative Analysis Of The Effects Of Household Economic Strenghthening On Well Being Of Orphans And Vulnerable Children In Migori County, Kenya" Afribary. Afribary, 01 Jun. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/a-comparative-analysis-of-the-effects-of-household-economic-strenghthening-on-well-being-of-orphans-and-vulnerable-children-in-migori-county-kenya. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

MLA7

OCHOLLA, HESBORNE . "A Comparative Analysis Of The Effects Of Household Economic Strenghthening On Well Being Of Orphans And Vulnerable Children In Migori County, Kenya". Afribary, Afribary, 01 Jun. 2021. Web. 14 Apr. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/a-comparative-analysis-of-the-effects-of-household-economic-strenghthening-on-well-being-of-orphans-and-vulnerable-children-in-migori-county-kenya >.

Chicago

OCHOLLA, HESBORNE . "A Comparative Analysis Of The Effects Of Household Economic Strenghthening On Well Being Of Orphans And Vulnerable Children In Migori County, Kenya" Afribary (2021). Accessed April 14, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/a-comparative-analysis-of-the-effects-of-household-economic-strenghthening-on-well-being-of-orphans-and-vulnerable-children-in-migori-county-kenya