Saturday, August 19, 2017

Social Policy


Household Food Security Status in South Africa

Altman et al assess household-level food security in South Africa using publicly available household survey… Read More

Education and Youth employment in Sub-Sahara Africa: linkages and policy responses

Young people in Africa find it increasingly difficult to transition into employment. Governments acknowledge the… Read More

The potential of social grants expenditure to promote local economic development and job creation

South Africa’s publicly funded social safety net, which consists of multiple conditional cash grants, has… Read More

Policy Options to Leverage the System of Social Grants for Improved Access to Economic Opportunity

The distribution of social grants in South Africa expanded considerably between 2001 and 2007. However,… Read More

Women’s Households and Social Exclusion: A look at the Urbanisation Dimension

It is widely agreed that women-headed households are the most excluded constituency in South Africa.… Read More

Editorial: Studies towards understanding the homeless in South Africa

Cross and Seager offer insight on homelessness in South Africa. They cover the historical origins… Read More

Social floor and a decent standard of living

Kok et al provide a demographic analysis of the Human Sciences Research Council homelessness survey.… Read More

Social floor and a decent standard of living

Homelessness on the streets has been of concern to governments and civil society for hundreds… Read More

Skeletons at the Feast? A review of the Homelessness Question in SA and Other World Regions.

Homelessness on the streets has been of concern to governments and civil society for hundreds… Read More