Monday, October 22, 2018

Food and Agriculture


The Assessment of Food Insecurity in South Africa

Labadarios et al. provide a synopsis of national data sets that may contribute to a… Read More

The Gendered Dimensions of Food Security in South Africa: A Review of the Literature

Reddy and Moletsane provide a broad literature review of the gendered dimensions of food security… Read More

The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Food Security and Nutrition in South Africa

An estimated 33.2 million people worldwide were living with HIV and AIDS in 2007. Sub-Saharan… Read More

Food Security Definitions, Measurements and Recent Initiatives in South Africa and Southern Africa

The international debate on food security has changed during the past thirty years, culminating in… Read More

Exploring Statistics South Africa’s national Household Surveys as Sources of Information About Food Security and Subsistence Agriculture

Aliber explores the usefulness of three Statistics South Africa surveys on household food insecurity and… Read More

Food security in South Africa

The Human Sciences Research Council project on household food security in South Africa focused on… Read More

Tshepo Khumbane—Growing South Africa’s Women and Landscape

The South African government has made numerous attempts to integrate women into the economy using… Read More

Women in Urban and Peri urban-Agriculture: Sustaining Livelihoods in the Cape Metropolitan Area

Urban and peri-urban agriculture (UPA) has emerged as one of the responses to multiple livelihood… Read More

Contribution of smallholder production to Food Security: Some approaches and evidence from sub-Saharan Africa

Poor households access their food from the market, subsistence production and transfers from public programmes… Read More