Research Papers/Topics in Social Work and Administration

Role of Population Growth On Increased Unemployment Aiyiong the Youth in Uganda: A Case Study of Kansanga Parish, Makin Dye Division, Kampala District

ABSTRACT This study comes as a result of the increase in youth une111ployment in Kansanga parish and Kampala District and Uganda as a country. The purpose of the stud1 \las to investigate the causes of youth unemploy111ent in Kansanga parish. The study had specific objectives of establishing the causes of youth unemploy111ent. assessing the i111pact of Uganda's education system on the unemployment problem and to propose solutions to address the problem in Kansanga parish. A descriptive cross-...

Alcoholism and Risky Sexual Behaviors Among Youths at Kasensero Landing Site -Rakai District

ABSTRACT Assessment of the contribution of alcohol consumption and risky sexual behaviors on Kasensero landing site Rakai district. The research was done in April 2017 for two weeks and it was carried out in the Kasensero landing site that is found in Kyebe County in the Rakai district. This research was basically done to determine the relevant solutions and recommendations that can be put in place to reduce alcohol consumption and its negative effects on the village. This research, still, wa...

The Benefits of Child Development Projects to Child Welfare in Uganda. A Case Study of Gaba Child Development Project, Makindye East Divison, Kampala District

ABSTRACT The study was to find out how Child Development Projects have benefited the children (I.E Education, physical health, spiritual, social and economic). The objectives as how education provided has changed the children socially and spiritually, role of project in enhancing the health status of children were some of factors that were used to determine the benefits of child development projects. The study was carried out at Gaba Child Development Center, a Project located approximately ...

Factors Influencing the Number of Street Children in Kigali City: A Case Study of Kacyiru Children Centre (Maison De Lajeunesse)

ABSTRACT Street children is one of the most pressing problem faced by Rwanda. It is actually 30,000 street children in Kigali. This number is really worrying and the government of Rwanda is critically handling this issue. The researcher carried out the study on the factors that influence the number of street children in Kigali (Kacyiru street children centre)./ The objectives of this study were to explore the causes of street children in kacyiru street children centre, assess the implication...

Domestic Violence Against Women and Girl Child Education in Bundibugyo: A Case Study of Bw Amba County

ABSTRACT The research topic of the study was domestic violence against women and girl child education in Bundibugyo district Bwamba county. The problem was retardation of girl child education in Bundibugyo district Bwamba county. The purpose of the study is to establish how domestic violence against women has retarded girl child education in Bundibugyo district, Bwamba county Bubandi sub county .. The objectives of the study were; to establish the extent to which socio-demographic factors of...

Decentralization Policy and Public Health Service Delivery In Uganda A Case Study Of Makindye Division, Kampala

ABSTRACT  The study was carried out in Makindye Division, Kampala District and it was carried out on the impact of decentralization on health service delivery in Makindye Division. The objectives of this research were to examine the impact of decentralization on public health service delivery; to examine the challenges faced in delivering public health services and to come up with possible measures to the problems encountered in health service delivery. The study used a descriptive resea...

Women Emancipation and Community Development in Sironko Town Council, Sironko District, Eastern Uganda

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.0 Introduction This chapter will look at the background of the study, statement of the problem, purpose of the study, specific objectives, research questions, scope of the study, significance of the study, and the conceptual frame work. 1,1 Back ground to the study One of the pillars of the Millennium Development Goals promulgated by the United Nations (UN) is promotion of gender equality as well as women’s emancipation. The World Bank, like the rest of the inter...

Population Pressure and Social- Economic Development in Uganda: A Case Study of Kisenyi Parish Kampala Central

ABSTRACT The research on “population pressure and social- economic development in Uganda” was conducted in Kisenyi parish Kampala central. The study was guided by three objectives which included; to examine how high birthrates affect economic development in Kampala city, to find out the causes of high birthrates in Kisenyi Kampala city and to establish ways of curbing high birthrates in Kampala city. This study employed the descriptive survey design. Descriptive studies are no experimenta...

The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Early Childhood A Case of Home Care of Nsambya Hospital. Makindyl Municipality

TABLE OF CONTENTSContentsACKNOWLEDGEMENTDEDICATIONAPPROVALDECLARATION .ivTABLE OF CONTENTSLISTOFTABLES ixLIST OF ACCRONMySABSTRACTCHAPTER ONEINTRODUCTION 11.0. Introduction1.1 Background of the HIV1 .2 Problem statement 61.3 General objective 71.4. Specific objectives1 .5 Research questions 71.6 Scope of the study 81.6.1 Content scope 81.6.2 Geographical scope 8.6.3 Time scope 8.8 Significance of the study 8.9 Operational definitions of key terms 8vCHAPTER TWO .10LITERATURE REVIEW 102.0 Intro...

The Challenges Faced By The Government During The Delivery Of Health Care Services To The Rural Women In A.Pac Sub-County, A.Pac District A Case Study: Apac Sub - County

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ............................................................................................................................... iAPPROVAL ..................................................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION ................................................................................................................................ iiiACKNOWLEDGMENT .......................................

An Assessment Of The Contributions Of Non Governmental Organisations (Ngos) To The Girl Child Education In Wakiso District ( Case Study: Consolata Vocational Training School)

LIST OF TABLES Respondents by method of interview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Respondents by method of interview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Percentage of respondents by age group . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Percentage of respondents by marital status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ...

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...


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