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Research outputs: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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2003 Filling the gap: civil society organisations and service delivery to farm workers in the Free State

Farm workers form one of the most marginalised social groups in South Africa. Due to the dispersed spatial location of farms, farm workers l...

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2003 The state of local government: third-generation issues

The South African local government sphere has seen vast changes since 1990. During this tumultuous periods, a phase of community-based resi...

2003 The asset management needs of Nkomazi Municipality and the upgrading of municipal data

The terms of reference for this study states that its aim is to contribute to the broader objective of "improving the ability of local gover...

2003 Hologram project: role of district municipalities

The relationship between district-level and local-level municipalities has changed significantly since the introduction of Regional Services...

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