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dc.contributor.advisor Asha, A. A. Rasekgala, Lenkwang Sylvia 2023-05-08T08:13:57Z 2023-05-08T08:13:57Z 2022
dc.description Thesis (M.Dev. (Planning and Management)) -- University of Limpopo, 2022 en_US
dc.description.abstract There is a high rate of gender-based violence in South Africa. The study aimed at examining the effectiveness of Ikhaya Lethemba as a community based organisation in empowering victims of gender-based violence in Gauteng province of the republic. In ensuring that the objectives of this study used predominantly qualitative research approach. The study method has been a case study. Representative of the study were selected purposively and participants were ten staff members including principals of Ikhaya Lethemba along with twenty-four respondents. The sample consisted of thirty-four participants. As this was predominantly qualitative study, data collection was using semi structured in-depth interviews. The narrative data from the interview guide was analysed qualitatively through open-ended questions. Data was also collected by using closed-ended questions for responding to semi-structured questions. Patterns of experiences were noted from the emerged themes. Those emerged themes were then grouped together. The main findings indicated that Ikhaya Lethemba played a significant role in empowering gender-based violence victims in Gauteng province, South Africa. The study discussed the nature of gender based violence experienced by the respondents, the legislative and policy framework in responding to gender based violence within the Republic of South Africa, and to examine the effectiveness of Ikhaya Lethemba as a community based organisation in empowering victims of gender based violence. en_US
dc.format.extent viii, 66 leaves en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
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dc.subject Respondents en_US
dc.subject Participants en_US
dc.subject Empowerment en_US
dc.subject Effectiveness en_US
dc.subject Nature of gender based Violence en_US
dc.subject Victims of gender-based violence en_US
dc.subject Community based organisations en_US
dc.subject Khaya Lethemba en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Gender-based violence en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Victims of family violence -- South Africa -- Gauteng en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Community organization -- South Africa -- Gauteng en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Abused women -- South Africa -- Gauteng en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Abused women -- Services for -- South Africa -- Gauteng en_US
dc.title The role of community based organisations in empowering victims of gender based violence : case study of Ikhaya Lethemba Centre, Gauteng Province, South Africa en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US

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