Aug 16, 2022Open AccessArticle
The issue of unregulated occupations of road setbacks or plot fronts remains a complex concern in the city of Lubumbashi. These non-regulatory occupations of the public square for personal purposes give rise to a conflict of use between the individual and the community (, Bajima et al.). This study proposes to partially respond to the recommendations for revisiting the issue by continuing the observation of these areas, the literature review and proposals for possible solutions. A SWOT analysis ...
Aug 04, 2022Open AccessArticle
The formulation of each educational policy level sets the stage for its implementation, which, according to Ukeje (1986), is perhaps the most crucial aspect of planning. Unfortunately, educational policies and goal attainment in Nigeria have been irreconcilable due to implementation problems, which have caused significant constraints on the welfare of the teacher labor market. The gaps between policy formulation and implementation arouse investigations to identify factors that constrain the effe...
Jul 20, 2021Open AccessArticle
Objectives: The population of older adults is growing rapidly, creating high demand for the involvement of working family caregivers. This concurrent mixed-methods study sought to obtain information from working family caregivers regarding their perceptions of the usefulness of an online employee assistance support tool. Methods: Working family caregivers (n = 15) participated in a semi-structured focus group completing a demographic survey and the Modified Caregiver Strain Index (MCSI). Results...
Apr 30, 2021Open AccessArticle
The architectural heritage is a unique, material expression of history and culture. Bearing in mind, that the future of the historical buildings mostly depends on their integration into the economic life of the country and the sustainable development requires an adequate approach, the European Union’s experience in capitalizing architectural heritage is highly valuable. Real European examples proved that historical buildings preservation and their development and contribution to the economy are ...
Mar 23, 2021Open AccessArticle
This study described the Case of the Organization and Management of Bongabon Market Vendors Multi-Purpose Cooperative (BMVMPC). Specifically, it looked into the problems encountered of the Bongabon Market Vendor and analyzed how four Functions of Management contributes the problem of the Cooperative Market Vendor. This study used the descriptive-evaluative method and total enumeration for its sampling procedure. As to its findings, to ensure the respondents’ profitability and longevity, they “al...
Feb 26, 2021Open AccessArticle
As the salary rise for teachers has been an on-going issue, the researchers studied the spending habits of the teaching personnel and their reasons in borrowing money from financing institutions. This study was conducted in twenty-two public schools in Palayan City with a total of one hundred seventy-seven teaching personnel as respondents. Descriptive research was used in this study through survey questionnaire and interview method in order to reveal the relationship between variables and to an...
Nov 27, 2020Open AccessArticle
The use of water resources is ineffective although Turkey has insufficient freshwater resources. Dry farming is practiced in a large part of agricultural land. This land due to insufficient precipitation throughout the country is left to fallow once in two years. Agricultural drought is becoming a severe challenge for agriculture and food security, and it may also impact the wealth of farmers by agriculture income. So, it causes widespread concern among the rural population. There is a close rel...
Dec 20, 2018Open AccessArticle
With the country’s lack of access to financial resources and wages being low in the formal sector of employment, some women in Cuba have devised sex tourism as the way of survival and fulfilling their family and personal needs. This paper identifies the profile of those Cuban women who are involved in the sex tourism in Cuba and examines how this industry is financially benefiting them. This study follows the method of reviewing o
Jun 15, 2017Open AccessArticle
The scale of China’s affordable housing construction
is unprecedented in 12th Five-Year Plan, whether from the planning objectives,
or the actual completion of present situation. However, under the increasing
pressure of urban commercial housing inventory, it is urgently needed to carry
out a reasonable coordination with urban housing supply side. Based on the review
of the construction and development of affordable housing and co
Jan 22, 2017Open AccessArticle
The study draws the line between sexual harassment
act and socially acceptable behavior. Through symbolic interactionism and
gender-power configuration theories,
defining features of sexual harassment are drawn from the perspectives of 160
teacher education students—participants from four universities in Nueva Ecija, Philippines. The socio-psychological, legal and lay approaches to the
study of sexual harassment guide the data gat