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Influence of intimate partner violence (IPV) on women's productive work in the informal sector in Nakuru municipality, Kenya

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dc.contributor.author Lynette A Onyando, Dolphine A Odero-Wanga, Rose A Mwonya
dc.date.accessioned 2020-11-30T09:02:41Z
dc.date.available 2020-11-30T09:02:41Z
dc.date.issued 2016-02-01
dc.identifier.uri https://repository.maseno.ac.ke/handle/123456789/3089
dc.description.abstract Globally, intimate partner violence is experienced in various cultures and affects people across societies irrespective of their economic status. This is also the case in Sub-Saharan Africa. Kenya is reported to show an increasing trend as reported by Medical and Human Rights groups. The influence of intimate partner violence on women's productive work in the informal sector is a subject of interest since women play an active role in the sector. The purpose of this study was to examine the influence of intimate partner violence (IPV) on women's productive work in the informal sector in Nakuru Municipality. The study was carried out in five rescue institutions handling intimate partner violence victims. The findings of the study showed that IPV significantly (p< 05) resulted into loss of hours of productive work, and reduced personal earnings. The findings therefore indicate that IPV has an influence on productive work of … en_US
dc.publisher International Journal of Innovation and Applied Studies en_US
dc.subject Intimate Partner Violence (IPV), Women’s Productive Work, Informal Sector. en_US
dc.title Influence of intimate partner violence (IPV) on women's productive work in the informal sector in Nakuru municipality, Kenya en_US
dc.type Article en_US


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