What is the relationship between social cohesion and violence? Can social cohesion act as a protective factor against violence in the developing world?
Journal articlesSOCIAL CAPITAL SOLIDARITY VIOLENCE GLOBAL SOUTH LAW
The South African state has an understanding of civic solidarity that seeks a common good. Referred to in the literature as “social cohesion,” this is an idea that is said to be a preventative force against violence in communities.Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2016 - 05:00
Journal articlesDevelopment URBAN RENEWAL SLUMS CITIES
Urban re-settlement in Colombo from a wellbeing perspective : does development-forced resettlement lead to improved wellbeing?
For almost a decade, Colombo has been the site of a massive urban regeneration programme driven by the public and the private sectors.Published dateTuesday, May 2, 2017 - 04:00
This paper explores the potential of the 2013 Zimbabwe Constitution to facilitate development of appropriate housing policies and to protect the rights of urban residents in relation to housing.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2017 - 05:00
Journal articlesFATHERS GENDER EQUALITY MASCULINITY MEN'S ROLE GENDER ROLES CHILD HEALTH FAMILY ENVIRONMENT GLOBAL SOUTH
Global pathways to men's caregiving : mixed methods findings from the international men and gender equality survey and the men who care study
Promoting men’s involvement in raising children and their participation in caregiving and domestic work are part of the Programme of Action for the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD).Published dateMonday, June 2, 2014 - 04:00
The experience of violence is pervasive in Pakistan; while residents of Rawalpindi-Islamabad face violence mostly from people they know, in Karachi, residents are more likely to experience violence from strangers i.e. criminal and political.Published dateWednesday, March 2, 2016 - 05:00