Improving the community development workers programme in South Africa

Abstract: In 2003, the South African government introduced a cadre of Community Development Workers (CDWs) with the task to foster partnership relationships between the government and communities and to bring government services to the people. CDWs are mandated to work closely with Ward Committee structures. Author(s): Davids, Ismail; Cloete, Fanie Source(s): , Administratio publica; Vol.…