oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - eThekwini Zibambele Poverty Alleviation Programme - Joint Winner - Community-based Projects Category : SAICE 2012 Awards
|Article Title||eThekwini Zibambele Poverty Alleviation Programme - Joint Winner - Community-based Projects Category : SAICE 2012 Awards|
|© Publisher:||South African Institution Of Civil Engineering (SAICE)|
|Journal||Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese|
|Publication Date||Nov 1978|
|Pages||47 - 50|
The Zibambele Poverty Alleviation Programme is run by eThekwini's Roads and Stormwater Maintenance (RSM) Department. Zibambele is a poverty alleviation programme which targets destitute women-headed households, mainly in the rural areas. The purpose of the programme is to provide essential road maintenance and other labour-intensive activities, in return for a monthly payment. Over time the programme has matured into a very significant employer of mainly unskilled and otherwise unemployable labour, reaching into every corner of the municipality.
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