Articles by Keyword: Non Profit Organisation

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  1. The HIV/AIDS caregiver identity as a double-edged sword: a discourse analysis on HIV/AIDS caregiving in South Africa

    The HIV/AIDS caregiver identity as a double-edged sword: a discourse analysis on HIV/AIDS caregiving in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This article discusses the identity of HIV/AIDS caregivers as constructed by a group of HIV/AIDS caregivers at a non-profit organisation in South Africa. During a 12-month period data were collected through interviews with the organisation's staff and volunteers. Using discourse...
  2. Exploring the Attainment of Career Success

    Exploring the Attainment of Career Success

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined the role of the organisation as well as the role of the employee in the attainment of career success for senior management employees. Participants were a purposive sample of 24 senior management employees from two international financial...
  3. HIV/AIDS in South Africa: caring for vulnerable children

    HIV/AIDS in South Africa: caring for vulnerable children

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    South Africa currently has the fastest growing HIV/AIDS pandemic in the world. Efforts to manage the plight of children affected by HIV/AIDS have however been thwarted by two ubiquitous factors—poverty and inefficient state services. Caregivers, who are generally not public...
  4. Reconstructed Living Lab: supporting drug users and families through co-operative counselling using mobile phone technology

    Reconstructed Living Lab: supporting drug users and families through co-operative counselling using mobile phone technology

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: There is a recognised problem with drug taking in South Africa. In socially deprived areas immediate help for drug users and their families is a problem. As part of their work in a community in tension, Impact Direct Ministries...
  5. The challenges experienced by nongovernmental organisations with regard to the roll-out of antiretroviral therapy in KwaZulu-Natal

    The challenges experienced by nongovernmental organisations with regard to the roll-out of antiretroviral therapy in KwaZulu-Natal

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Family Practice
    Background: Successful administration of antiretroviral therapy (ART) requires full adherence to the regimen by the patient. The introduction of ART needs a well-functioning health system with adequately trained health professionals, laboratory support, a constant supply of drugs and social systems...
  6. Actor networks and innovation activities among rural enterprises in a South African locality

    Actor networks and innovation activities among rural enterprises in a South African locality

    Rural localities are often viewed as too remote, sparsely populated and poor in critical resources needed for them to be innovation hubs. This study contributes new evidence on how actor networks improve innovation performance among rural enterprises that are privately...
  7. Transfer pricing methods in the context of intangible property

    Transfer pricing methods in the context of intangible property

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    The purpose of this study is to evaluate the suitability of existing acceptable transfer pricing methods and their application to international transactions between related parties involving intangible property, more specifically intellectual property that is legally protected. The application of the...
  8. The time series behaviour of net profit, cash flow from operating activities and accruals of South African listed industrial companies for the period December 1988 to November 2002

    The time series behaviour of net profit, cash flow from operating activities and accruals of South African listed industrial companies for the period December 1988 to November 2002

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Accounting Research
    Harmonising South African accounting methods with international trends led to basically all South African accounting statements being revised after December 1994. This resulted in changes in accounting policies and methods and, quite often, involved more conservative requirements than previously.
  9. Participation schemes in the South African Mining Industry: The impact of managerial accounting, communication and control systems

    Participation schemes in the South African Mining Industry: The impact of managerial accounting, communication and control systems

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: De Ratione
    The relationships between employees’ job satisfaction and their perceived extent of participation in profits, and budget-setting and other job-related decision-making, were examined in a profitable South African mining company. Using the statistical technique of Moderated Multiple Regression, it was established...