Research Papers/Topics in Public Administration

Citizen Participation and Implementation of Local Government Policies in Mogadishu-Somalia

ABSTRACT  This research examined the relationship between citizens’ participation and implementation of local government policies in Mogadishu, Somalia. The research was guided by three objectives; (i) to examine the effect of participatory agenda setting on implementation of local government policies in Mogadishu, Somalia, (ii) to establish how participatory decision making affects the implementation of local government policies in Mogadishu, Somalia, (iii) to examine citizens’ particip...

Performance Management and Work Effectiveness among the Public Employees in Wajir County, Kenya

ABSTRACT  This research tried to establish effect of performance management on work effectiveness in Wajir County, Kenya. The study was guided by three objectives that included: I) determining the effect of performance improvement on public employees in Wajir County. Kenya, 2) to examine the effect of behavior Management on Work Effectiveness among the Public Employees in Wajir County, and 3) to establish the challenges affecting performance of employees in the public sector departments in W...

Press Freedom and Human Rights Violation in Kampala District Uganda: A Case of Kampala Central Region

ABSTRACT  The study established the relation between press freedom and human rights by the researcher in the central region of Kampala district, Uganda. In this case the researcher addressed the problems that are encountered by press and human rights. This was manifested and detailed in the following research objectives;- to examine the factors leading to human rights violation in the central region, to establish the various categories and types of human rights and to establish the relations...

Violation of Female Reproductive Rights A Case Study of Female Genital Mutilation in Amudat District, Karamoja Region

ABSTRACT  The study aimed at investigating the violation of women’s reproductive rights: A case of Female Genital Mutilation in Amudat District. This was motivated by the fact that although there have been deliberate attempts and formulation of international and national instruments to encourage the Pokot community to discard the FGM practice, there seems to be persistent resistance to abandoning it, as evidenced by the number of females who undergo the practice. The study was guided by th...

Internal Displacement and Social Reintegration in Host Communities A Case Study of Children in Agago Town Council, Agago District

ABSTRACT  The study aimed at examining the relationship between internal displacement and social reintegration in Host communities in Agago district, three specific objectives guided this study and these were; (i) To examine the consequences of internal displacement on Social Reintegration in the Host communities in Agago district, (H) To assess the process of Social Reintegration in Host communities in Agago district(iii) To assess the challenges of Social Reintegration in Host communities ...

Domestic Violence And Child Welfare In Serere District A Case Study Of Olio Sub-County Serere District

ABSTRACTTb is study focused on the effect of Domestic Violence on Children’s Welfare at Quo Sub County Serere District, with the general objectives being to establish the impact of domestic violence on children’s welfare. The specific objectives of the study were to examine the causes of domestic violence among families, to examine the effect of domestic violence on child welfare, to establish challenges faced by children in families characterized bydomestic violence, ...

Job Satisfaction and Employee Performance Within The Elgon Millers Mbale District

ABSTRACTThe study involved the relationship between job satisfaction and employee performance in ElgonMillers Mbale district. The purpose of the study was therefore to identify how job satisfaction is related to employee performance in Elgon Millers Mbale district so as to increase on the organization’s productivity.The researcher used the population which included both unskilled employees, semi~skilled and skilled employees of Elgon Millers Mbale district and the data was co...

Corruption As A Correlate Of Ineffectiveness In The Education Sector: A Case Study Of Katoogo Parish, Nama Sub-County, Mukono District

ABSTRACTThe research on corruption as a correlate of effectiveness in the education sector wasdone in Katoogo Parish, Nama Sub County Mukono district. The main issue was to find out manifestations of corruption, causes of corruption in the education sector or schools for that matter and the relationship between corruption andthe effectiveness of the education sector.The participants in the research were teachers who were administered questionnairesto and the data was analysed using ...

An Assessement Of The Factors Affecting Records Management In Business Organizations In Uganda: A Case Study Of Sugar Corporation Of Uganda Limited (Scoul)

TABLE OF CONTENTSDeclaration.Approval.Dedication.Acknowledgement.List of tables.List of abbreviations.Abstract.CHAPTER ONE.1. INTRODUCTION.1.1 Background ofthe study.1.2 Statement of the problem.1.3 Purpose of the study.1.4 Specific objectives.1.5 Research questions1.6 Scope ofthe study.1.7 Significance of the study.1.8 Definitions of concepts and terms.CHAPTER TWO.2.2.1REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE.Statement of the hypothesis.923456781111121313131414141622CHAPTER THREE.3. METHODOLOGY.3.1 Rese...

Human Resource Practices And Employees Performance In Iganga Municipal Council

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATIONAPPROVALDEDICATION~&CKNOWLEDCEMFNTLIST OF TABLESLIST OF ACRONYMSTABLE OF CONTENTSABSTRACTCHAPTER ONE 11.0 Introduction1.1 Back ground 11.2 Statement of the problem 41.3 Purpose of the study 41.4 Objectives of the study 41.5 Research questions 51.6 Significance of the study 51.7 Scope of the study 61.7.1 Content scope 61.7.2 Time scope 61.7.3 Geographical scope 61.8 Justification of the studyCHAPTER TWO 7LITERATURE REVIEW 72,0 Introduction 7VII2.1 Human resource Pra...

Domestic Violence And Children’s Academic Performance In U1ganda; A Case Study Of Buwenge Town Council, Kagoma Constituency, Jinja District, Eastern Uganda.

ABSTRACTDomestic violence refers to acts of violence that occur between people who have, or have had, an intimate relationship in domestic settings. Over the recent years, recognition of the scope and significance of domestic violence globally has increased. Domestic violence can impact anyone regardless of their gender, race, age, culture or religion, however, most often women andchildren are the victims of domestic violence. The purpose of the study was to establish the ...

Staff Development And Performance Of Selected Non-governmentalorganisations In Kampaldistrict, Uganda (Hospice Africa,ibfan)

ABSTRACT The study established the effect of staff development programmes on performance of Non-Government Organizations in Uganda especially Kampala District. This study is guided by three specific objectives and these were i) to determine the effects of training and performance of NGOs in Kampala district Uganda. ii) to evaluate the effect of staff empowerment and performance of NGOs in Kampala Uganda. and iii) To examine the employees participation on performance of NGOs in Uganda. This re...

Drug Abuse And Domestic Violence In Uganda (A Case Study Of Nagongera Subcounty Tororo District)

ABSTRACT The study intended to examine the relationship between drug abuse and domestic violence in Nagongera Sub County. The study was guided by the following objectives; to establish the causes of drug abuse in Nagongera; to identify efforts to curb drug abuse and domestic violence in Nagongera; to establish the effects of drug abuse in Nagongera Sub County. The study took a period of two months, from May to July 2017, due to the limitation ofresources for a longer period in the field obtai...

The Contribution Of Education On Poverty Reduction, A Case Study Of Makjndye Division Kampala District

ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to assess the contribution of education on poverty reduction in Makindye Division in Kampala District. From a target population of 45, using random and stratified sampling techniques, a sample of 45 respondents dealing in different institutions was selected. Case study research design was used to examine the emotional feelings of study respondents in finding out the contribution of education towards poverty reduction. A qualitative research approach was ...

Decentralization And Health Service Delwery: A Case Study Of Mukono District Local Government

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION.iiAPPROVAL iiiDEDICATION ivTABLE OF CONTENTS vCHAPTER ONE IGENERAL INTRODUCTION 11.0 Introduction 11.1 Background of the Study I1.2 Statement of the problem 21.3 Objectives of the study 31.3.1 General Objective 31.3.2 Specific Objectives 31.4 Research questions 31.5 Scope of the Study 41.5.1 Geographical Scope 41.5.2 Content Scope 41.5.3 Time Scope 41.6 Significance of the Study 41.7 Conceptual Framework showing independent and dependent variables 51.8 Definition ...


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