Social & Management Sciences

Research Papers/Topics in Social & Management Sciences

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 Effects of Interest Rate On Borrowing and Investment to The Low Income Earners (A Case Study of Standard Chartered Bank Kampala)

ABSTRACT The study was carried out in the Kampala district to investigate the effects of interest rates on Borrowing and investment by the low-income earners in Standard Chartered Bank. In the study, relevant data were obtained from the libraries such as Kampala International University, Kyambogo University, Makerere University Business School, and the internet. Primary data were obtained through questionnaires and study guides. All the respondents that took part in the study were randomly se...

لاستراتيجيات والفنيات العلاجية في علم النفس الإيجابي

يعتبر علم النفس الايجابي بمثابة " الثورة الكوبرنيكية " في مجال الفكر الإنساني ونظرته إلى علم النفس ،واشكالية الثابت و من يدور حول من. وهذا من خلال طرح جديد يبين جانبا أهم من المرض واللاسواء يستحق من البحث في علم النفس أن يعطيه اهتماما أكبر. فكانت من نتائج هذه الثورة منظومة من...

Corruption and Poor Performance of Organizations in Kaliro District Case Study of Nabwigulu Sub-County

ABSTRACT The study sought to examine corruption and poor performance in organisations in Kaliro District: A case study of Nabwigulu Sub-County. The study objectives were; to examine how corruption affects organizational performance in Nabwigulu sub-county, Kaliro District local government, to examine the challenges faced by organizations in fighting corruption in Nabwigulu sub-county, Kaliro District Local Government and to establish the solution~ to the challenges faced by organisations in ...

Outsourcing and Organizational Efficiency. A Case Study of Phoenix Petroleum Uganda Limited

Abstract Outsourcing is the strategic use of outside resources to perfonn activities that are usually handled by intemal staff and resources. This study was designed to explore the relationships between outsourcing and organizational efficiency at Phoenix Petroleum Uganda Limited. The major objectives of this study therefore were to find out; Reasons for outsourcing in the organization, the impact of outsourcing on organizational effectiveness and the challenges to outsourcing at Phoenix Pet...

Internal Controls and Debtors Management in Telecommunication Industry of Kenya A Case Study of Safaricom Telecom Company Mombasa Branch in Kenya

ABSTRACT The research study was undertaken on the relationship between internal control and debtors' management. The main objective of the study was: to ascertain the internal controls effects on debtors, to determine the· credit collection methods by Safaricom company and examine the relationship between internal control and debtors' management. The techniques used in the collection were questionnaire and interviews. The data collected was coded, edited and tabulated with the help of table...

The Effect of Record Keeping On Procurement of Goods and Services in Century Bottling Company

ABSTRACT  This study sought to find out the impact of record-keeping on the procurement of goods and services of a century bottling company. The study was guided by the following objectives; to investigate the different procurement procedures used in century bottling companies, to identify the different record-keeping methods used in century bottling companies and to find out the impact of record-keeping on the procurement of goods and services of century bottling company. The study adop...

Supplier Evaluation and Organization Competitiveness: A Case Study of Tororo Cement

ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to assess the relationship between supplier evaluation and organizational competitiveness. The objectives were to determine the various supplier evaluations at Tororo cement, to examine the effectiveness of the evaluation and to assess the relationship between supplier evaluation and organisational competitiveness at Tororo cement. The study was conducted based on 60 respondents were the data was collected through closed-ended questionnaires. The researc...

The Effect of Interest Rates On Bank Loans in Centenary Bank, Kampala District, Kabalagala Branch.

ABSTRACT This study attempts to explore the effect of interest rates on bank loans in commercial banks with reference to Centenary bank Kabalagala branch. Commercial banks are expected to be socially responsible, support local communities and ensure equal supply of loans to all legitimate businesses and consumers. The objective of this study was to find out how far interest rates affects loan in banks. The data collection techniques adopted were use of questionnaires and documentation, where...

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 ...

Internal Auditing and Performance of Local Governments in Uganda “A Case Study of Lyantonde District Local Government”

ABSTRACT  The research was done with the purpose of establishing the effectiveness of internal auditing systems in the financial performance of local governments in Uganda. The definition of both the independent variable and the dependent variable were discussed together with the problems hindering the performance of internal auditing and the performance of local governments. The conceptual framework that reflects the variables whose relationships were studied was developed. The followin...

Effects of Credit Facilities On Agricultural Production of Small Scale Farmers. (A Case Study in Molo Sub County-Tororo District)

ABSTRACT The main objective of the study was to assess relationship between credit facilities and agricultural production of small-scale fanners in Mob Sub county, Tororo District. In order to achieve the purpose of this study, three specific research objectives were addressed: to determine the demographic characteristics that influences the accessibility of credit by small scale farmers in Mob Sub County, Tororo District, to determine the impact of credit facilities on small scale farming i...

Internal Auditing and Performance of Local Governments in Uganda: A Case Study of Mbarara District Local Government

ABSTRACT The general objective of the study was to examine the relationship between internal auditing and the financial performance of local governments in Uganda, a case study of Mbarara District Local Government and the specific objectives were to: find out the role of internal auditing in the financial performance of local governments in Uganda, examine the role of internal auditing on non~ financial performance of local governments in Uganda and assess the role of internal auditing on th...

Poverty and Crime in Fort Portal Municipality, Kabarole District

ABSTRACT This study was carried out on poverty and crime whose general objective was to establish the extent to which poverty has led to increased crime in Fort portal municipality. Three specific objectives guided the study and these were; to assess the impact of poverty on crime in Fort portal municipality, to identify the causes of high crime rates amongst the people of Fortortal municipality and to establish possible measures on how to reduce crime in Fort portal. The study used a descri...

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...


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