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...

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 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...

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...

Impact Of Dessertification On Community Development In Bigwa Village, Morogoro Town, Morogoro Region Tanzania

ABSTRACTThe study was carried out on desertification and rural development in Morogoro Town whereby Bigwa village was used as the case study. The study objectives included to establish theextent of dese11ification in Bigwa village, to find out the extent of development in Bigwavillage, to establish if there is significant relationship between the level of desertification andthe level of rural development. These guided the study and determined the data that theresearcher collected from th...

An Inquiry Into Low Participation Of Women In Development Programs In Wakiso District

ABSTRACTThe purpose of this study was to determine an inquiry into low participation of women indevelopment programs in Wakiso District. Thus, to achieve the purpose of the study, researchobjectives were formulated and these included: to establish the level at which political factorsinfluence low participation of women in development programs in Sub-County; to determine thelevel at which social factors influence low participation of women in development programs inSub-County; and to asce...

An Inquiry Into Problems Of Implementing Universal Primary Education In Kenya. Case Study: North Eastern Province

ABSTRACTLack of education has been a common problem in the third world countries .Thishas led to high rates of illiteracy and many people have been living belowpoverty line. This has been caused by unaffordable school fees for the lowincome earners. This study was conducted in the North Eastern province inKenya, which includes Wajir and Marsabit district respectively. The study willcreate awareness among people of Wajir and Marsabit on importance ofEducation. The researcher used various...

The Impact Of Poor Nutrition Among Children Below Five Years.A Case Study Of Muhinda Village In Kasulu District Tanzania

ABSTRACTThe researcher in this research attempted to investigate the impact of poor nutrition amongchildren below five years as case study of Muhinda village in Kasulu district. The researcherfound that most children in the village were very mah1ourished with stunted growth and infantmo11ality rates were very high following the problem of poor nutrition. Among the diagnosedcases were underweight according to their age and associated with conditions includingKwashiorkor, Marasmus, and Mar...

The Relationship Between Poverty And Maternal Health Conditions Of Women In Rural Areas Of Warr Sub-County, Zombo District.

ABLE OF CONTENTSD ECLARA TI ON ............................................................................................................................. .iAPPROVAL ................................................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION ............................................................................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ...................... : ..............

The Psycho-Economic Causes Of Pregnancy Among University Students A Case Study Of Kampala International University

ABSTRACT This research was carried out in Kampala International University, the aim was to assess the psycho-economic causes of pregnancy among university students after realizing that a big number of students fall victims of this act in universities. This was done through gathering data from different respondents using different methodologies. Data was collected from 50 respondents where, 10 were university members of staff (including, 6 university lecturers, 2 administrators and 2 do...

Community Based Organization And Community Development In Bwijanga Sub County Masindi District.

This study dealt with examination of the relationship between community based organization and community development in Bwijanga sub county Masindi district. The study was based on analysis of secondary and primary data about community based organization and community development. Generally, the dissertation had five chapters with several sub-sections und~r each chapter. Chapter one presented the introduction, under which there were subsections like; background of the study, statement of...

Factors affecting the participation of rural women in community development: A case study of naboa sub-county budaka district, eastern uganda.

AbstractThis chapter explored the background ofthe study. the statement ofthe problem. purpose ofthe stud>. the objectives of the study, scope of the study. significance of the study and operational definitions of key tenns. 1.1 Background of the study Rural women world o~er are an integral and ~ita1 force in the development processes that are the key to socio-economic progress. Rural women include farmers. wage workers, petty traders. artisans. industrial home workers. micro-producers ...

Health Records Management In Health Reporting In Western Ugaf~~Da, A Case Study Of Bukuku Health Sub District Kabarole District

ABSTRACT Health reporting is an integrated system meant to provide functional health information on a routine basis from lower level health units in Bukuku health sub district to the Director of Health services (DDHS). It involves the collection of data on health and other related areas. The processing, analysis, utilization and dissemination of information for informed decision making in the matters affecting people’s health and well being. Records management is however associated wi...


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