Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Social floor and a decent standard of living

Determinants of Income Mobility and Household Poverty Dynamics in South Africa

This article analyses household income mobility among Africans in South Africa’s most populous province, KwaZulu-Natal,… Read More

Housing shortages in South Africa: a discussion of the after-effects of community participation in housing provision in Diepkloof

Community participation is a complex process and its propensity to having unintended negative effects plays… Read More

Social Grant for Youth – some policy options: Framework On Social Security For Youth In South Africa

South African youth experience extremely high levels of unemployment and poverty. Currently there is no… Read More

Low Income African Migrant Women and Social Exclusion in South Africa

The objective of this study was to understand how low-income African migrant women respond to… Read More

Review of Labour Markets in South Africa: Low-waged and informal employment in South Africa

Low-wage employment and informal employment are two important considerations for labour market policy in South… Read More

Low Wage Work in South Africa

Altman examines the emerging character of the ‘working poor’ in South Africa and the implications… Read More

Exploring Statistics South Africa’s national household surveys as sources of information about household-level food security

Aliber investigates household-level food security in South Africa using publicly available household survey data from… Read More

Identifying targets for household food security in South Africa

Jacobs uses South African food spending and consumption information to develop a conceptual and methodological… 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