Dr. Jeffrey Kurebwa

Dr Jefrey KurebwaQualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration Degree (Nelson Mandela University, South Africa)
  • Master of Public Administration Degree (University of Zimbabwe)
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Administration (University of Zimbabwe)

Position: Lecturer, Department of Peace and Governance
Phone:
+263 772 121 563 / +263 773 980 070      
Email: jkurebwa@buse.ac.zw / jeffkurebwa2015@gmail.com

Research Interests: Gender Equality, Gender-Based Violence, Community Development, Public Policy Analysis, Local Governance, Youth and Development, and Cyber security

Research Publications

  1. Kurebwa, J. (2021). Theoretical Perspectives on Understanding Gender- Based Violence, International Journal Political Activism and Engagement, 8(1): 17-29.
  2. Kurebwa, J. (2021). Masculinity and Gender: Interventions to End Gender- Based Violence, International Journal Political Activism and Engagement, 8(1):41-57.
  3. Kurebwa, J. (2021). Understanding Cyber Security: A Review of the Cyber Security and     Data Protection Bill in Zimbabwe, International Journal of Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering, 11(1):43-55.
  4. Kurebwa, J. (2020). Challenges in the Provision of Affordable and Decent Housing for Low-Income Earners: The Case of Harare City Council in Zimbabwe. International Journal of Political Activism and Engagement, 7(3): 13-29.
  5. Muzariri, J., & Kurebwa, J. (2020). Multilateral Responses to Cybercrimes in the SADC Region: The Case of Zimbabwe and South Africa, Canadian Social Science, 16(12):1-10.
  6. Washaya, Y.Y., & Kurebwa, J. (2020). Effectiveness of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in Curbing Elephant Poaching in Zimbabwe. Canadian Social Science, 16(6): 53-64.
  7. Kurebwa, J. (2020). The Capacity of Adolescent-Friendly Reproductive Health Services in Promoting Reproductive Health Rights of Adolescents in Bindura Urban of Zimbabwe. Higher Education of Social Science, 18 (1): 61-72.
  8. Kurebwa, J. (2020). Micro-finance as a Tool for Financial Access, Poverty Alleviation and Women Empowerment in Bindura District, Zimbabwe. Studies in Social Science Research, 1(1): 21-38.
  9. Kurebwa, J. (2020). The Effects of Globalization on Youth Culture and Identity: A Zimbabwean Experience. Canadian Social Science, 16(4):5-13.
  10. Motsi, A.R., & Kurebwa, J. (2020). Military Intervention as a Means of Dealing with     Dictatorship: The Zimbabwean Experience. Global Journal of Human Social Sciences: Political Science, 20(2): 31-41.
  11. Kurebwa, J., & Magumise, E. (2020). The Effectiveness of Cyber Security Frameworks     in Combating Terrorism in Zimbabwe. International Journal of Cyber Research and Education, 2(1): 1-16.
  12. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health Services in Bindura Urban of Zimbabwe. International Journal of Patient-Centred Health Care, 9(2):1-20.
  13. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Violence, Emotionally Abusive and Controlling Behaviour in Intimate Partner Relationships: The Case of Bindura Urban in Zimbabwe. International Journal of Political Activism and Engagement, 6(1): 39-51.
  14. Macheka, E., & Kurebwa, J. (2019). NATO’s Military Intervention in Libya: Implications     on Regional Security. International Journal of World Policy and Development Studies, 18(3): 18-27.
  15. Kurebwa, J., & Muchakabarwa, P. (2019). Media Images of Islamophobia on Cable News     Network (CNN) and Implications for International Relations. International Journal of Cyber Warfare and Terrorism, 9 (1):31-47.
  16. Mukwena, S., & Kurebwa, J. (2019). The Implications of Non-tariff Barriers to Trade on COMESA Free Trade Area: The Case of Zimbabwe and Zambia. Canadian Social Science, 15(2):34-43.
  17. Chikosi, V.G., & Kurebwa, J. (2019). The Role of Community Share Ownership Trusts in Ensuring Sustainable Rural Livelihoods: The Case of Zimunya-Marange in Zimbabwe. Canadian Social Science, 15(1):36-46.
  18. Teya, W., & Kurebwa, J. (2019). The Effectiveness of State and Non-state Actors in Combating Human Trafficking and Ensuring Safe Migration Concerns of Zimbabwean Women. International Journal of World Policy and Development Studies, 5(5):42-52.
  19. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Zimbabwe-EU Relations after the New Political Dispensation: Prospects for Re-engagement. International Journal of Political Science and Development, 7(1): 8-15.
  20. Ndlovu, M., & Kurebwa, J. (2019). Alternative Radio Stations and Ideological Propaganda in Zimbabwe: The Case of Voice of America’s Studio 7. IJRDO- Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities Research, 4(2): 34-38.
  21. Kurebwa, J. (2018). Women, Peace and Security in the SADC Region: Progress, Prospects and Challenges. International Journal of Civic Engagement and Social Change, 5(3): 48-63.
  22. Kurebwa, J. (2018). Gendered Inequalities in the Informal Economy in Masvingo Urban of Zimbabwe. Business, Management and Economics Research, 4(9):111-120.
  23. Nechena, H., & Kurebwa, J. (2018). Community Participation in Community Share     Ownership Trusts in Bikita Rural District of Zimbabwe. International Journal of Research in Humanities and Social Studies, 5(9): 33-43.
  24. Mlambo, M., & Kurebwa, J. (2018). The Responsibility to Protect Principle in Shaping International Military Intervention: The Case of Syria. International Journal of Research in Humanities and Social Studies, 5(6):13-27.
  25. Kurebwa, J. (2018). The Institution of Traditional Leadership and Local Governance in Zimbabwe. International Journal of Civic Engagement and Social Change, 5(1):1-22.
  26. Kurebwa, J., & Kurebwa, N. (2018). Child marriages in Rural Zimbabwe. International Journal of Civic Engagement and Social Change, 5(1):40-54.
  27. Kurebwa, J. (2018). Implications of Illicit Financial Flows on Africa’s Democratic     Governance. International Journal of Politics and Good Governance, IX (9.1): 1-22.
  28. Tambwari, R., & Kurebwa, J. (2018). Morocco’s Readmission into the African Union: Implications on Collective Security. Sumerianz Journal of Social Science, 1(1): 23-30
  29. Ndlovu, S., & Kurebwa, J. (2018). Participation of Uniformed Women in United Nations Peacekeeping Missions in Liberia and East Timor. Global Journal of Human-Social     Science: Interdisciplinary, 18(1):43-54.
  30. Nhumburudzi, L., & Kurebwa, J. (2018). Leadership Succession in Zimbabwe’s Pentecostal Churches: The Case of Zimbabwe Assemblies of God Africa (ZAOGA) and Apostolic Faith Mission in Zimbabwe (AFM). Global Journal of Human-Social   Science: Arts and Humanities, 18(1):45-51.
  31. Kurebwa, J. (2017). Women’s Access and Control over Woodland and Water Resources in Rural Zimbabwe. African Conflict and Peacebuilding Review, 7 (1): 18-32.
  32. Kurebwa, J. (2017). Knowledge and Perceptions of Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health among Adolescents in Gutu Rural District of Zimbabwe. International Journal of Advanced Research and Publications, 1 (1): 21-28.
  33. Kurebwa, J., & Ndlovu, S. (2017). The Critical Mass Theory and Quota System Debate. International Journal of Advanced Research and Publications, 1 (1): 48-55.
  34. Kurebwa, J. (2017). Non-State Actors Responsible for Ensuring Women’s Participation in Rural District Councils in Zimbabwe. Global Research Academy Multidisciplinary International Journal, 1(5):1-11.
  35. Kurebwa, J. (2016). Political Participation of Rural Women in Decision-making at the Local Government Level in Zimbabwe. International Invention Journal of Arts and Social Sciences, 3 (3): 17-27.
  36. Kurebwa, J. (2016). Development of a National Gender Management System for Local Government in Zimbabwe. Research Journal of Social Science and Management, 6 (3): 145-154.
  37. Kurebwa, J. (2015). A Review of Hanna Pitkin’s (1967) Conception of Women’s Political Representation. International Journal of Science and Research, 5 (11):50-60.
  38. Kurebwa, J. (2015). A Review of International, Continental, Regional and Domestic Legislations on Gender Equality in Zimbabwe. Studies in Social Sciences and Humanities, 3 (2):99-118.
  39. Kurebwa, J. (2015). Who Owns the Land? Rural Women’s Access to and Control over Agricultural Land in the Madondo Communal Lands of Gutu District, Zimbabwe. International Journal of Science and Research, 4 (9): 50-57.
  40. Kurebwa, J. (2015). The Vulnerability of Female Informal Cross Border Traders to HIV and AIDS in Zimbabwe: The Case of Beitbridge Border Post. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, 20 (3): 65-69.
  41. Kurebwa, J. (2015). A Review of the Local Government System in Zimbabwe from 1980 to 2014. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, 20 (2): 94-108.
  42. Kurebwa, J., & Kurebwa, N.Y. (2014). Coping Strategies of Child-headed Households in Bindura Urban of Zimbabwe. International Journal of Innovative Research and Development, 3 (11): 236-249.
  43. Kurebwa, J., Ngwerume, E & Massimo, C. (2014). Contribution of the Bindura Community Share Ownership Trust to Rural Development in Bindura Rural District Council of Zimbabwe. Journal of Public Administration and Governance, 4 (4): 1-17.
  44. Kurebwa, J. (2014). Rural Women’s Representation and Participation in Local Governance in the Masvingo and Mashonaland Central Provinces of Zimbabwe. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, 19(12):125-132.
  45. Kurebwa, J. (2011). Organisational Downsizing and its Impact on Leavers and Survivors: The Case of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe. Journal of Emerging Trends in Management and Economic Sciences, 2 (4): 264-269.
 

Book Chapters

  1. Kurebwa, J. (2020). Preface. In J. Kurebwa. (Ed.). Understanding Gender in the African Context. (pp. XII-XV). USA: IGI-GLOBAL Publishers.
  2. Kurebwa, J. (2020). The Evolution of Gender Studies and Its Impact on the African Society in the 21st Century. In J. Kurebwa. (Ed.). Understanding Gender in the African Context. (pp. 1-18). USA: IGI-GLOBAL Publishers.
  3. Kurebwa, J. (2020). Gender Mainstreaming in Development. In J. Kurebwa (Ed.). Understanding Gender in the African Context. (pp. 19-40). USA: IGI-GLOBAL Publishers.
  4. Kurebwa, J. (2020). The Capture of Traditional Leaders in Zimbabwe for Political Expediency. In S. Chhabra (Ed.). Civic Engagement in Social and Political Constructs (pp.196-219). USA: IGI-Global Publishers.
  5. Kurebwa, J., & Ndlovu, S. (2020). The Contribution of Uniformed Zimbabwean Women in Peacekeeping in Africa: Experiences from Liberia and East Timor. In S. Chhabra (Ed.). Civic Engagement in Social and Political Constructs (pp.220-245). USA: IGI-Global Publishers.
  6. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Gender- Based Violence: A Case Study of Bindura Urban, Zimbabwe.     In M. Hove., & G. Harris (Eds.). Infrastructures for Peace in Sub-Saharan Africa (pp. 25-34). Switzerland: Springer Nature.
  7. Kurebwa, J., & Dodo, O. (2019). Preface. In J. Kurebwa., & O. Dodo (Eds.). Participation of Young People in Governance Processes in Africa (pp. XV-XXI). USA: IGI-Global Publishers.
  8. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Young People-Sensitive and Participatory Governance Approaches:     Lessons for the Zimbabwean Government. In J. Kurebwa., & O. Dodo (Eds.). Participation of Young People in Governance Processes in Africa (pp. 80-99). USA: IGI-Global Publishers.
  9. Kurebwa, J., & Yikoniko, S. (2019). Implications of the European Union (EU) – African, Caribbean, and Pacific Partnership Agreements on Economic Nationalism: The Case of Zimbabwe. In H.C. Chandan & B. Christiansen (Eds.). International Firms Economic Nationalism and Trade Policies in the Globalisation Era (pp. 140-157).     USA: IGI-Global Publishers.
  10. Kurebwa, J., & Tanhara, J.R. (2019). Cybercrime as a Threat to Zimbabwe’s Peace and Security. In B. Christiansen & A. Piekarz (Eds.). Global Cyber security Labour Shortage and International Business Risk (pp. 365-380). USA: IGI-Global Publishers.
  11. Kurebwa, J., & Matenga, K.L. (2019). The Threat of Cyber warfare in the SADC Region: The Case of Zimbabwe. In B. Christiansen & A. Piekarz (Eds.). Global Cyber security Labour Shortage and International Business Risk (pp. 381-403). USA: IGI-Global Publishers.
 

Edited Books

  1. Kurebwa, J. (2020). Understanding Gender in the African Context. USA: IGI GLOBAL Publishers. 265 pages.
  2. Kurebwa, J., & Dodo, O. (Eds.). Participation of Young People in Governance     Processes in Africa. USA: IGI-GLOBAL Publishers. 372 pages.
 

Conferences, Seminars, Public Lectures and Workshop Presentations

  1. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Sexual Gender Based Violence among Students at Universities: Forms, Causes, Effects and Referral Pathways. A paper presented at the SAYWHAT Public Lecture at Bindura University of Science Education, Town Campus Hall, Zimbabwe, 20 September 2019.
  2. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Unpacking the Transitional Stabilisation Programme (TSP). A paper presented at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Seminar on The Role of the Academia in the Promotion, and Implementation of the TSP, Hala Select Kimberley Reef Hotel, Bindura, Zimbabwe, 30 August 2019.
  3. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Micro-Finance as a Tool for Financial Access, Poverty Alleviation and Women Empowerment in Bindura Urban, Zimbabwe. A paper presented at the CODESRIA Gender Institute on Women, Informal Economies and Financialisation of Micro-Credit in Africa, Dakar, Senegal, 17-28 June 2019.
  4. Kurebwa, J. (2019). Gender, Development and Local Government. A paper presented at the Institute for Young Women Development (IYWD) Public Lecture held at Bindura University of Science Education, Town Campus, 13 March 2019.
  5. Kurebwa, J. (2018). Gendered Inequalities in the Informal Economy in Masvingo Urban of Zimbabwe. A paper presented at the Young Scholars Initiative Conference, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe, 15-17 August 2018.
  6. Kurebwa, J. (2018). Women, Peace and Security in the SADC Region: Challenges and Prospects. A paper presented at the International Conference on Rethinking Gender in the 21st Century: Priorities, Challenges and Prospects for Africa, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe, 17-19 July 2018.
  7. Kurebwa, J. (2018). EU-Zimbabwe Relations: Prospects for Re-engagement after the new Political Dispensation. A paper presented at the 3rd Annual International Conference on European Union Studies (AICEUS), Zimbabwe Institute of Diplomacy Campus, Harare, Zimbabwe, 23 March 2018.
  8. Kurebwa, J. (2017). Governance and National Branding. A paper presented at the Zimbabwe Image Management Conference. Ministry of Tourism and Hospitality, Hala Hotel, Bindura, Zimbabwe, 28 July 2017.
  9. Kurebwa, J. (2016). Gendered Access to and Control over Woodland and Water Resources. A paper presented at the International Expert’s Consultation on Policy Analysis on Gender Equality and Women Empowerment (GEWE) and Peace building, African Centre for Transformative and Inclusive Leadership, Kenyatta University, Kenya, 9-11 November 2016.
  10. Kurebwa, J. (2016). Challenges in Teaching Quantitative Research Methodology. A paper presented at the Training the Trainers in Quantitative and Qualitative Methods in Social Science Workshop, CODESRIA, Dakar, Senegal, 26-30 October 2016.
  11. Kurebwa, J. (2015). Incorporating Gender in Higher Education Curriculum Design. A paper presented at the Training in Gender Mainstreaming in Curriculum Development for the Zimbabwean Curricular Advisory Bodies, Tutors, and Lecturers, Protea Hotel, Durban, South Africa, 24-28 August 2015
  12. Kurebwa, J. (2015). Youth Exclusion and Prospects for Violence in Harare Urban of Zimbabwe. A paper presented at the International Africa Peace and Security Education, Great Hall, Bindura University of Science Education, Zimbabwe, 2-3 July 2015.
  13. Kurebwa, J. (2014). Participation of Women in Local Governance. A paper presented at the International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA), Boardwalk Convention Centre, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 31 June- 5 July 2014.