The CWP functions like an oasis in a sea of crime, grime and violence. It is seen to create a stabilizing presence in promoting leadership structures and social capital, and as well, of providing ‘livelihood support’ to community members.
Reports-Published dateWednesday, September 2, 2015 - 04:00
Bokfontein was revisited in May 2014 as part of a study on the CWP being carried out by the Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation.Published dateSunday, August 2, 2015 - 04:00
Working for safety : the Community Work Programme as a tool for preventing violence and building safer communities
At sites where violence and crime have been identified as key concerns by the community, the CWP has tried to find ways of addressing these factors. At some sites the CWP has become a vehicle for awareness-raising and community mobilisation.Published date2015