Presentation on theme: "POVERTY, AND PERSONAL SECURITY Over the past one year, how often, if ever, have you or anyone in your family gone without: enough food, clean water,"— Presentation transcript:
POVERTY, AND PERSONAL SECURITY
Over the past one year, how often, if ever, have you or anyone in your family gone without: enough food, clean water, medical treatment, enough cooking fuel, or cash income?
GONE WITHOUT: enough food, clean water, medical treatment, enough cooking fuel, or cash income AT LEAST ONCE in the past year – By location.
Over the past year, how often, if ever, have you or anyone in your family: feared crime in your own home; had something stolen from your house; or been physically attacked?
NEVER FEARED CRIME, HAD SOMETHING STOLEN, OR BEEN PHYSICALLY ATTACKED – By Location
FREEDOM AND RIGHTS
Which of the following is closest to your view? 1:Government should be able to burn any organization that goes against its policies. 2: We should be able to join any organization, whether or not the government approves of it.
Which of the following is closest to your view? 1: Government should be able to close newspapers that print stories it does not like. 2: The news media should be free to publish any story they see fit without fear of being shut down.
Which of the following statements is closest to your view? 1: The news media should constantly investigate and report on corruption and the mistakes made by the government. 2:Too much reporting on negative events, like corruption, only harms the country.
INVESTIGATE AND REPORT – SOUTHERN AFRICAN REGION (2008/9)
Which of the following is closest to your view? 1: Government should not allow the expression of political views that are fundamentally different from the views of the majority. 2: People should be able to speak their minds about politics free of government influence, no matter how unpopular their views may be.
During the past year, have you: attended a community meeting; got together with others to raise an issue; or attended a demonstration or protest much?
In your opinion, how likely is it that you could get together with others and make: your elected Councillor/Member of Parliament listen to your concerns about a matter of importance to the community?
During the past year, how often have you contacted any of the following persons about some important problem or to give them your views: Local Councillor; Member of Parliament; Government official; Religious leader; Traditional ruler; Other influential person?