Articles by Keyword: Financial Inclusion

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  1. Mobile Money for Financial Inclusion: Policy and Regulatory Perspective in Zimbabwe

    Mobile Money for Financial Inclusion: Policy and Regulatory Perspective in Zimbabwe

    The introduction of mobile telephony and innovative technology in financial services is forcing regulators to re-evaluate their rules for financial service provision. Zimbabwe also adopted mobile financial service, and has realised rapid growth in mobile financial services. Inevitably, it has...
  2. Empowering caregivers of orphans and vulnerable children in Swaziland

    Empowering caregivers of orphans and vulnerable children in Swaziland

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper reports on the health and psychosocial impacts of a programme designed to economically empower female caregivers of orphans and vulnerable children (OVC). The results presented are from a cohort of 492 female caregivers who participated in savings groups...
  3. Determination of the Long-term Profitability of Forestry Projects

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    A planned forestry project which appears to be profitable for one rotation will not necessarily be profitable in the long term. It can change to an unprofitable project after a number of profitable rotations. Sustained profitability will depend on the...
  4. How economic are the farming units of Leliefontein, Namaqualand?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    Nomadic pastoralism has been practised in Leliefontein for centuries. In 1984, the area was formally divided into 47 so‐called ‘economic units’ on the assumption that this agricultural approach would (a) promote development in the region and (b) introduce conservation management...
  5. The economic benefits of fungicide treatment of maize for the control of grey leaf spot (<em>Cercospora zeae-maydis</em>) in KwaZulu-Natal

    The economic benefits of fungicide treatment of maize for the control of grey leaf spot (<em>Cercospora zeae-maydis</em>) in KwaZulu-Natal

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Grey leaf spot (Cercospora zeae-maydis Tehon and E.Y. Daniels) is a relatively new disease of maize in South Africa and is capable of reducing grain yields by 20–60% in KwaZulu-Natal. Fungicides are widely used for control, but must be applied...
  6. Teacher Attitudes towards the Inclusion of Children with Mild Hearing Impairments into the Regular School Settings

    Teacher Attitudes towards the Inclusion of Children with Mild Hearing Impairments into the Regular School Settings

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the attitudes of a sample of Zimbabwean teachers towards the inclusion of children with mild hearing impairments. Two hundred and forty-six primary school teachers participated in the study. The teachers completed the modified Attitude Toward Mainstreaming Questionnaire...
  7. Decomposability and uniform integrability in Pettis integration

    Decomposability and uniform integrability in Pettis integration

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Quaestiones Mathematicae
    In this paper, we give several characterizations of decomposable subsets of the space of Pettis integrable functions (in particular, a characterization similar to that already known in the Bochner integrability setting). We also introduce the notion WPUI of uniform integrability,...
  8. Characteristics of companies with a higher risk of financial statement fraud: A survey of the literature

    Characteristics of companies with a higher risk of financial statement fraud: A survey of the literature

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    Fraud and corruption in companies is a serious problem in this day and age. One only needs to think of Enron, Parmalat and Macmed. Companies are constantly identifying new and ingenious ways to defraud their customers, investors, the government and...