Thursday, June 22, 2017

Food and Nutrition Security

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

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

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