Articles by Keyword: Festival Organisations

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  1. Retention of festival volunteers: Management practices and volunteer motivation

    Retention of festival volunteers: Management practices and volunteer motivation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    Many volunteers in different festival organisations within the hospitality industry begin with great excitement, but slowly lose interest. This might be due to poor volunteer management practices that result in decreased motivation among volunteers, and with the consequences of them...
  2. Technical and institutional capacity in local organisations to manage decentralised forest resources in Uganda

    Technical and institutional capacity in local organisations to manage decentralised forest resources in Uganda

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: The Southern African Forestry Journal
    Uganda is one of the sub-Saharan African countries that has devolved the management of forest resources. Meaningful devolution, however, requires that local governments and other community organizations should have capacity in terms of adequate and competent human resources, finance, information,...
  3. Delegitimisation of Disliked Political Organisations Through Biased Language and Acronyming

    Delegitimisation of Disliked Political Organisations Through Biased Language and Acronyming

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated the use of biased language and acronyming in political organisations in South Africa and Zimbabwe. The study surveyed the discourses of political parties that were posted on the internet. Thematic content analysis was used to analyse the...
  4. Breaching cultural silence: enhancing resilience among Ugandan orphans

    Breaching cultural silence: enhancing resilience among Ugandan orphans

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Cultural silence is frequently the outcome of deep-seated taboos regarding adults talking to children about sex and death. This paper examines the impact of cultural silence on the resilience of children orphaned by AIDS in Uganda. Cultural silence is often...
  5. Christian theology of life, death and healing in an era of antiretroviraltherapy: reflections on the responses of some Botswana churches

    Christian theology of life, death and healing in an era of antiretroviraltherapy: reflections on the responses of some Botswana churches

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This article discusses Christian understandings of life, death and healing in the context of antiretroviral (ARV) therapy. The discussion is a response to the reactions of some Botswana Pentecostal and African Independent Churches to the availability of ARV therapy, as...
  6. Obstacles to creating an environment conducive to HIV prevention for young people

    Obstacles to creating an environment conducive to HIV prevention for young people

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    The external environment of an organisation influences the desired goals and interventions of that organisation in many ways. However, strategies for influencing the external context to create a more enabling environment for the interventions of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are often...
  7. The Madikwe Forum: a comprehensive partnership for supporting governance of Botswana's HIV and AIDS response

    The Madikwe Forum: a comprehensive partnership for supporting governance of Botswana's HIV and AIDS response

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    There is a need for actors within the philanthropic sector to pursue collaborative partnerships with developing nations which could result in sustainable country-led responses to HIV and AIDS. There is also a need to evaluate the structures governing these partnerships...
  8. Identifying management preferences, institutional organisational rules, and their capacity to improve fisheries management in Pemba, Mozambique

    Identifying management preferences, institutional organisational rules, and their capacity to improve fisheries management in Pemba, Mozambique

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    The potential to improve the management of fisheries in Pemba, Mozambique, were explored by evaluating stakeholder's preferences for management and the key institutional design elements of the fisheries organisations or community councils of fisheries (CCPs). We interviewed fishers, community leaders...
  9. Anthropological perspectives on the challenges to monitoring and evaluating HIV and AIDS programming in Lesotho

    Anthropological perspectives on the challenges to monitoring and evaluating HIV and AIDS programming in Lesotho

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This article focuses on how numerous international nongovernmental organisations (INGOs) have stepped forward to provide services related to HIV and AIDS prevention and treatment in Lesotho. We highlight some widely recognised challenges associated with the INGO approach and describe how...
  10. Artistic activities and cultural activism as responses to HIV/AIDS in Harare, Zimbabwe

    Artistic activities and cultural activism as responses to HIV/AIDS in Harare, Zimbabwe

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Over the last two decades both the number and types of civil-society-led organisations involved in addressing HIV and AIDS have increased dramatically. In many cases, the work undertaken is thoughtfully researched, appropriately focused, and as a result produces positive outcomes...