community development workers

Increasing Access to Employment Through Government Programmes: Experience with Expanded Public Works Programme and Community Development Workers

Luka provides an overview of the Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) and its role in supporting community development. It assesses the Community Development Workers (CDW) programme, the principles and rationale for using community development workers, and the nature and scope of their work. It looks specifically at their training, and identifies several challenges in this…