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Poverty and development in a rural community in KwaZulu

Elisabeth Ardington

Poverty and development in a rural community in KwaZulu

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Published by Development Studies Unit, University of Natal in Durban .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • Kwazulu.,
  • Kwazulu
    • Subjects:
    • Rural poor -- South Africa -- Kwazulu.,
    • Blacks -- South Africa -- Kwazulu -- Economic conditions.,
    • Rural development -- South Africa -- Kwazulu.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 152.

      Statementby Elisabeth Ardington.
      SeriesWorking paper / Development Studies Unit, University of Natal ;, no. 9, Working paper (University of Natal. Centre for Applied Social Sciences. Development Studies Unit) ;, no. 9.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC905.Z9 P613 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination152 p., [2] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2633775M
      ISBN 100869803816
      LC Control Number85206176

      rural communities to take the lead in shaping a better future for themselves. We have to work together to ensure that decision-makers targeting poverty alleviation and social development have access to the voices of the very people who are supposed to benefit from these policies. This study, Emerging Voices: A Report on Education inFile Size: KB. Teenagers breeding poverty. By Durban - Recent surveys conducted in KwaZulu-Natal have revealed a staggering increase in teenage pregnancy, which has led to a . 1 RURAL HEALTH FACT SHEET What does this factsheet tell us about the state of rural health? • Estimates on the % rural population differ f6% (StatsSa), 42% (Kok and Collission), and 36% (Worldbank) – yet poverty rates are disproportionally high among rural people. Six out of ten poor people (60%) in South Africa live in rural Size: 1MB.


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Poverty and development in a rural community in KwaZulu by Elisabeth Ardington Download PDF EPUB FB2

Poverty and development in a rural community in KwaZulu. Durban: Development Studies Unit, University of Natal, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Elisabeth Ardington. Init had the third-highest poverty measure of South Africa’s nine provinces, with a poverty head count of %, a poverty gap of % and a.

Conceptualising the role of local government in community-based Tourism development in the south coast, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Article Full-text available. Graduate School for Agriculture and Rural Development. Perret is an agronomist and socio-economist specializing in rural livelihoods and the contribution of natural resource based activities thereto.

Perret is a senior researcher at CIRAD, a French research and co-operation organisation specialized in agricultural and rural Size: KB. KWAZULU-NATAL POVERTY ERADICATION MASTER PLAN () 7 1.

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Poverty is a multi-faceted phenomenon and requires a complex mix of strategies to ensure its total eradication. The state of poverty occurs on a File Size: 2MB.

and focussing on KwaZulu-Natal, specifically on rural areas of the province which constitute the study focus; 2) the role of agriculture in national economic development and poverty reduction especially in rural areas.

3) diversification: recognising the diverse activities that make up the livelihood system of rural producers provides the. Literature study: Tourism and rural development 5 Rural development 6 Rural tourism 7 Traditional and cultural 9 Community based tourism 10 Tourism development in KwaZulu-Natal 11 Research design 12 Study area Therefore, the book will be useful for the community of scholars interested in religion and development as well as researchers within African studies.

Social capital effects on rural household poverty in Msinga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Lloyd James S. Baiyegunhi To cite this article: Lloyd James S. Baiyegunhi () Social capital effects on rural household poverty in Msinga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, Agrekon, DOI: /File Size: KB.

The 2nd chapter defines poverty describes the basic inequalities in living standards and income which exist in 3rd World countries and discuss the major theories which have been put forward to explain poverty.

The next 5 chapters discuss the problems of population growth rural and urban development health and housing. Background. South Africa has one of the highest HIV prevalence rates in the world, and KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) is its worst afflicted province. Recent estimates indicate that % of KZN's working age population is HIV positive, compared to % in the rest of the country [].Unemployment and income poverty in the province are also much higher than the Cited by: Internal Migration and Poverty in KwaZulu-Natal: Findings from Censuses, Labour Force Surveys and Panel Data Michael Rogan, Likani Lebani, and Nompumelelo Nzimande1 Janu Provincial Poverty and Migration Report submitted to the Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Unit (SALDRU) at the University of Cape Town.2Cited by: Conference papers.

[University of Cape Town. the erosion of kinship and neighbourhood as social resources / John Sharp (35 p.) --no. 53a: Poverty and development in a rural community in KwaZulu: part 1, chapters I-III / Elisabeth Ardington (66 p.) --no.

53b: Poverty and development in a rural community in KwaZulu: part 2, chapters IV-V. Most communities, especially in rural areas, depend on FBOs’ health facilities, social networks or charitable development services for their well-being.

This study investigates the role of a FBO called Zimele Developing Community Self-Reliance (Zimele) in alleviating poverty among women in rural : Audrey Mukwavi. Matimelo. This community development approach supports and encourages sustainability of the small rural community, as well as facilitating improvements in health status and outcomes.

The Healthy Village Project at New Hanover, only 2 h drive from Durban in rural KwaZulu-Natal, is an excellent by: of rurality and rural development. Next, we explore the link between poverty and rurality. Then we discuss the role of agriculture in development, rural development and poverty reduction.

We then discuss contexts in which spatial constraints make a sectoral (agricultural) development entry point necessary. Finally some concluding remarks are. factors hindering the successful outcome of rural community projects Limpopo Province occupies 10% of South Africa’s land mass and has % of the population.

It is one of the poorest of the nine provinces in South Africa, second to KwaZulu-Natal. This is what the KZN Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (KZN DARD) aims to achieve - a foundation of ethical food citizenship.

Over the past months the Department has been involved in an intensive review process to focus on how we respond to the shifting environmental, political and socio-economic terrain that we operate within. The Feed the Babies Fund The Argus Milk Fund The Durban City Health Department Feeding Sdietnes '.

Central to the comprehensive rural development programme is the job creation model. The interrelationship of land-community-livestock-cropping is central to a three-pronged strategy of agrarian transformation, rural development and land reform.

The Rural Development Framework states: “Rural development is everybody's Size: 1MB. Evidence suggests that many of the effects of poverty on children are influenced by families' behavior. Low‐income families often have limited education, reducing their ability to provide a responsive stimulating environment for their children.

30 They tend to limit their children's linguistic environment by using language that is dominated by commands and. Journalof Social Development in Africa (), 2, Rural Poverty, Social Development and their Implications for Fieldwork Practice* PATRICK E+ ABSTRACT A most unsettling observation is that rural poverty is on the increase, despite decades of rural development.

The blame is currently being placed on modesFile Size: 4MB. In such situations most disability issues are important to all development: equality, empowerment, human rights, poverty and marginalisation (Lee cited in Yeo, ). In the light of this, the author stresses the need for, and the benefit of, integrating disability issues into all development programmes at community by: 3.

Contestations between the choice of poverty or commercial tree planting by Rural Communities in KwaZulu-Natal. Introduction Pitted against agribusiness1 and destined for poverty, rural communities have no choice left but to commit their land to trees and to worship the god of timber.

Poverty in South Africa 7 Livelihoods in Rural KwaZulu -Natal 8 HIV/AIDS in South Africa 11 3 Methodology 13 Study sites 13 Identification of respondent households and the link to HIV/AIDS 16 Data collection 17File Size: 1MB.

Rm plan to end poverty in KZN. Durban - More than 3 million people living below the poverty line in KwaZulu-Natal are set to benefit from the country’s first poverty eradication office. The fight against poverty in South Africa is actually written in the country's own Constitution, to be carried out via social assistance.

While it's certainly not the first time that a constitution doesn't match reality - it tends to be an expression of a nation's ideals - in this case, it is quite far off that picture. In KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, 57% of rural households live in poverty, especially female-headed ones, with high levels of unemployment, illiteracy and livelihood insecurity.

Extension services are inadequate because they still use a traditional top-down, gender-bias methodology. Rural livelihood security in the province was therefore studied between Sep.

and Jan. Cited by: Primary data were collected using a structured questionnaire from a representative sample of rural households in Msinga, KwaZulu-Natal. The study used a logistic regression model to examine the effect of social capital on household poverty, testing the hypothesis that the possession of social capital reduces household by: 8.

KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) is the second most populous province in South Africa with population estimates of million people (Community In community development, it is important to involve the community from the beginning so that they know their rights, own the process and POVERTY AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT (Target All).

The significance attached to education and youth development in South Africa can be looked at from the perspective of the historical development, contours, and consolidation of power relations between the rural and the urban, and within the rural areas as influencing the formal or substantive quality of life of people living : Reginald Botshabeng Monyai.

Poverty and development in a rural community in KwaZulu, Centre for Social and Development Studies (CSDS), Rural-Urban Studies Working Paper No. 9, University of Natal. Google Scholar Baiphethi, Nompati, Peter, Jacobs ().Cited by: 3. Community management of natural resources in Africa: Impacts, experiences and future directions In many parts of Africa, local communities have depended on, and managed, wildlife as a key resource since the Stone Age.

Over the last twenty years, this subsistence strategy has evolved into a development strategy that has become increasinglyFile Size: 1MB.

Land Reform and Rural Development programmes have been initiated in the rural areas to alleviate poverty, although they have been subject to hot debates in many countries. This is due to the fact that most of these programmes have fallen short of expectations. 1 agriculture and rural development In order to report efficiently on the objectives outlined in Chapter 3, they have been clustered into logical groupings and structured into.

KwaZulu-Natal (/ k w ɑː ˌ z uː l uː n ə ˈ t ɑː l /; also referred to as KZN and known as "the garden province"; Zulu: iKwaZulu-Natali; Xhosa: KwaZulu-Natal; Afrikaans: KwaZoeloe-Natal) is a province of South Africa that was created in when the Zulu bantustan of KwaZulu ("Place of the Zulu" in Zulu) and Natal Province were merged.

It is located in the southeast of the country Area rank: 7th in South Africa. Provincial Report: KwaZulu-Natal May Department of Education – UNICEF There is a high level of poverty and unemployment in the region, as is the case in the rest of the country. This poverty and unemployment happens in “pockets” in the midst of tremendous growth and development and is more concentrated in rural areas.

Urban areas. rural poverty remains entrenched, long after Rural poverty today cannot be explained as something left behind after the end of apartheid, because its causes and drivers are the same now in as they were in The continuity between the pre- and post periods is Development Southern Africa Vol.

29, No. 1, March File Size: KB. The Department of Social Welfare And Population Development is committed, through an empowered staff, to the provision, promotion and development of a transformed, comprehensive, people-centred, social welfare service to the community, in order to maximise the inherent potential of every individual in Size: KB.

Corpus ID: An investigation of the socio-economic impacts of ecotourism in rural areas: a case study of Nompondo, a community bordering the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park (HiP), KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

entrepreneurship, community develop­ ment Abstract: Curationis 33 (2): The aim of the study was to evaluate the outcome of the empowerment of rural women in relation to gender issues, power, and communication within the Zululand District of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa after implementation of a four-year PrimaryCited by: 3.Poverty is not having enough material possessions or income for a person's needs.

Poverty may include social, economic, and political elements. Absolute poverty is the complete lack of the means necessary to meet basic personal needs, such as food, clothing and shelter.

The threshold at which absolute poverty is defined is always about the same, independent of the person's .The KwaZulu-Natal Rural Mobility Project was the next step.

This project was to assist in identifying rural mobili ty patterns and needs in order to provide input to the development and design of transport modes and services to accommodate these needs. In this way, rural transportation issues could be addressed from an holistic viewpoint, taking.