Sunday, August 20, 2017

Food and Agriculture


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

Innovation in Resource-Based Technology Clusters: Investigating the Lateral Migration Thesis – The manufacture of biodegradable plastics from ma ...

Walker & Farisani offer a case study of the lateral migration of technology from a… Read More

Innovation in Resource-Based Technology Clusters: Investigating the Lateral Migration Thesis – The development of a sugar-based plastic in Brazi ...

Velho & Velho offer a case study from Brazil on the lateral migration of technology… 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

Exploring Definitions of Food Insecurity and Vulnerability: Time to Refocus Assessments

Recent high food prices and changes in the world food situation are exacerbating the conditions… Read More

The Status of Household Food Security Targets in South Africa

Jacobs investigates the conceptual and methodological challenges to develop a set of baseline indicators for… Read More

For us women, working is an unfulfilled dream: womens’ wage work and food security.

This article reviews the findings from two small community studies in South Africa on the… Read More

Should Subsistence Production be Supported as a Strategy to Address Rural Food Insecurity?

At first glance South Africa’s black farming sector appears to contribute rather minimally to overall… 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