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What is Learning Needs

Learning Cities, Town Planning, and the Creation of Livelihoods
These are the drives or quest that spur an individual to undertake training for the achievement of the aim.
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A Survey of Learning Needs of Street Vendors in Nigeria: An Appraisal of Learning Opportunities for Sustainable Livelihood
Comfort Chiegenashi Zuofa (Niger Delta University, Nigeria) and Christian Olori (University of Nigeria – Nsukka, Nigeria)
Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 17
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-8134-5.ch009
This chapter investigated the learning needs and learning opportunities of street vendors for sustainable livelihood in Nigeria. Two research questions and one null hypothesis were developed to guide the study. The study adopted a correlational survey research design. The population for the study was 6,401 street vendors. The sample size was 335. Instrument for data collection was a questionnaire titled “Learning Needs and Opportunities for Sustainable Livelihood of Street Vendors” (LNOSLSV). It was face validated by three validates. An overall reliability coefficient value of .85 was obtained using Cronbach Alpha Statistical Tool. Data collected were analyzed using the mean to answer the research questions, while the multiple regression was used to test the null hypothesis at .05 level of significance. Findings among others revealed a variety of learning needs. It was recommended that ICT facilities be strategically positioned to display the procedures for the acquisition of various skills by street vendors.
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