Research Papers/Topics in Social Work And Administration

Motivation And Employee Performance In Kampala City Council Authority

ABSTRACTThis study set out to determine the degree of effectiveness of Motivation on employeeperformance in Kampala City Council Authority. The study was based on five specificobjectives: (i) to determine the profile of respondents in terms of gender, age, maritalstatus, level of education, position in the organization, length of service, (ii) todetermine the extent of Motivation among KCCA employees, (iii) to determine the levelof employee performance in KCCA (iv) to determine if there...

Problems Faced By Street Children In Tanzania A Case Study Of Ilala Distict (Kariakoo Area) In Dar Es Salaam City, Tanzania

ABSTRACTThis study examines the problems faced by street children in Tanzania. Specifically, the studyfocused on the socio-economic situation of street children, the causes of street children problem,the extent in which children are at risk on streets, problems they face on streets and possiblesolutions to those problems.The major finding of the study is that, most street children come from poor families, and povertyin their families is the major factors that make them to leave their hom...

Effects Of Child Labour On The Academic Performance Of Pupils In Primary Schools In Namalu Sub-County, Nakapiripirit District Karamoja Region In Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ........................................................................................................................ iAPPROVAL ............................................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION .......................................................................................................................... iiiLIST OF ABBREVIATIONS .............................................

Sex Education And Pre-Marital Sex Among Adolescents In Private Secondary Schools In Makindye East Kampala, Uganda

ABSTRACTThis study was set to find out the influence of influence of sex education on premarital sexamong adolescents in selected private secondary schools in Makindye East. It was guided by three specific objectives, that included i) sex education programmes; ii) premarital sexknowledge; iii)) the relationship between sexual education programmes and premarital sexknowledge among adolescents. The study comprised of a population of 200 adolescents. The study employed a descripti...

Examining Gender Inequalities In Community Development; Case Study: Kumi Hospital, Kumi District, Eastern Uganda

ABSTRACTThe study examined gender inequalities in the health sector, case study of Kumi hospital OnginoSub County, Kumi district. The specific objectives were to fmd out gender inequalitymanifestations, to investigate the causes of gender inequalities, to assess the effects of genderinequalities among health workers of Kumi hospital and to establish the available mechanisms topromote gender equality among health workers ofKumi hospital, Kumi district.The study involved 30 female and 36 ...

Role Of Local Government In Prevention Of Child Labour A Case Study Of Kitayunjwa Sub-county Kamitli District, Eastern Region In Uganda

This study was intended to investigate the nature of child labour, continued causes and effects of child labour on development initiatives, establishing the magnitude of the problem and make recommendations for intervention. It was generally established that child labour is a hindrance to developmental programmes by negatively affecting the targeted next generations. The study was conducted in Kitayunjwa Sub county in Kamuli district. The high rate of child labour was mainly attributed t...

Effects Of Parent Child Relationship On Delin~Uent Behavior: A Case Study Of Kamwokya Community And Naguru Remand Home

This study focused on effects of parent child relationship on delinquent behavior in Kamwokya Community and Naguru Remand Home in Kampala, Uganda. The study sought to establish the relationship between parent child relationship and delinquency and non-delinquency behaviours among children as an attempt to understand the externalized and internalized effects of the quality of parents’ relationships with children. In order to achieve the research objectives descriptive designed was adopt...

Community Perceptions Towards Compositing Of Municipal Solid Waste In Pecekoro Village, Kajok Parish, Latek Subcounty In Gulu District

Rapid growth of businesses and population in and around Gulu town has led to increased production of solid waste consequently giving rise to increased volume of waste dumped in recipient communities. The most attractive and environmentally friendly option to get rid of this huge pileup of garbage and subsequent ones is through composting. The perceptions of recipient communities are crucial to understanding how municipal solid waste management problems might be resolved. Since Gulu muni...

Accessibility To Reproductive Health Services By Women With Disabilities. A Case Study: Buwalasi Subcounty. Sironko District

ABSTRACTThe study was carried out to determine the accessibility to and utilization of RH servicesby the women with disabilities in Buwalasi Sub-county, Sironko District. Recently manydisabled women in Buwalasi Sub-county have been sidelined from accessing andutilizing the RH services, and if accessed are not fully utilized. Therefore the aim of thestudy was to establish the extent to which women with impairments access and utilize RHservices and suggest the possible ways of addressing ...

The Role Of Behavioural Change In Mitigating Hiv/Aids In Makindye Divison, Kampala City

Table of contentsDECLARATIONAPPROVALABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS viDEDICATIONACKNOWLEDGEMENTSCHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION1.2 Statement of the Problem 21.3 Justification for the Study 31.4 Objectives of the study 41.4.1 Broad Objective 41 .5 Research Questions 41.6 Theoretical Framework 41.7 Operational Definition of Terms Abstinence 6CHAPTER TWO:LITERATURE REVIEW 72.1.1 Gender and HIV and AIDS 82.7.1 National Policies for HTV Prevention 192.9 Summary of the Literature Review 22CHAPTER THREE:MATERIAL...

The Impact Of Employee Welfare On Organizational Performance Of Industries In Juba City A Case Study Of Petroleum Industry

ABSTRACTThis reseaich was based on the impact of employee welfare on organizational performance of industries in Juba city and the case study was at Petroleum industryThe reseaichei was inteiested in this topic because the welfaie of employees in industues has not been put in to consideration which has made many if the organization in Juba not to performance to their maximum in providing social seivices to the peopleThe major methods used by the researcher to collect data...

The Influence Of Cultural Leaders On Socio-Economic Transformation In Uganda. A Case Of Makindye Division, Kampala.

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATIONAPPROVAL iiDEDICATIONACKNOWLEDGEMENT ivCHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 11.0 Introduction 11.1 Background of the study 11.2 Statement of the problem 61.3 Objectives of the study 71.4 Research Questions 81.5 Scope of the study 81.6 Significance of the Study 9CHAPTER TWO: REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE 112.0 Introduction 112.1 Cultural leadership and socio-economic transformation in Uganda... 112.2 Role of cultural leaders to socio—economic development 162.3 Challenges face...

An Investigation Of The Effects Of Functional Adult Literacy On The Economic Status Of Rural Households In Akokoro Sub-County Apac District, Northern Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION.APPROVALDEDICATIONACKNOWLEDGEMENT ivTABLE OF CONTENTSLIST OFTABLESABBREVIATIONCHAPTER ONE iBACKGROUND TO THE STUDY 11 .0 Introduction 11.1 Back ground of the study1.2 Statement of the problem 41.3. Purpose of the study 51.4 General objectives 51.5. Research questions 51.6 The scope of the study s1.7. Significance of the study 61.8. Limitations and way forward 6CHAPTER TWO 7LITERATURE REVIEW 72.0. Introduction 72.1. The income generating activities carried out by ...

Evaluation Of The Slum House Upgrading Programmes A Case Study Of Nairobi District, Kibera Division In Kenya.

ABSTRACTThe study is concerned with evaluation of slum house upgradingprogrammes. The variables under the study were activities under slum houseupgrading programme, levels of community participation and level ofcommunity accessibility to the upgraded slum houses.The supportive respondents consisted of governmental and nongovernmentalorganizations, who were involved in attempting to helpsolve the problem of informal settlement.Lack of land was a major contributing factor to mushro...

Factors Affecting The Effectiveness Rehabilitating Street Children: Case Study Of Mengo - Izisenyi In Kampala

TABLE OF CONTENTS1.1 Statement of the problem1.2 Objectives of the study1.2.0 General objective1.2.1 Specific objectives1.3 Research questions1.4 Scope of the study1.5 Significance of the studyCHAPTER TWOLiterature review2.0 Introduction2.1.0 Definition ofthe concepts2.1.1 Street children2.1.2 Rehabilitation2.1.3 Effectiveness2.2 Circumstances leading to adopting street lifePage2.3 Attitudes towards the street children 82.4 Misery of street life 92.5 Organisational interventions 92.6 Every on...


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