From poverty to power? : women’s participation in intermediary organisations in site C, Khayelitsha

Abstract: This article examines how South-African women organize themselves in community structures to claim socio-economic rights through participation. Intermediary institutions mediate the participatory spaces for engagement created by local government.

Author(s): Thompson, Lisa; Conradie, Ina

Source(s): , Africanus; vol. 41, no. 1 p. 43-56, ill., tab Africanus vol. 41, no. 1

Published: 2011 Unisa, [Pretoria] (English

ISBN/ISSN: /0304-615X

Link: http://search.sabinet.co.za/WebZ/Authorize?sessionid=0&bad=ejour/ejour_badsearch.html&portal=ejournal&next=images/ejour/canus/canus_v41_n1_a5.pdf

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