Rural areas have a crucial role to play in securing the future of humanity, achieving global prosperity, and finding solutions to eradicate hunger and poverty through securing global food supplies. … more
Rising levels of greenhouse gases, coupled with increasing temperatures and climate change pose a major threat to food systems across the globe. Honorable Dora Siliya, the Minister of Agriculture in … more
Article by: Ben Cousins, University of the Western Cape
What is going wrong in South Africa’s land reform programme, and how can its failings be addressed?
In 22 years land reform has … more
Food insecurity remains a major policy challenge in South Africa. Despite being an upper-middle-income country, one in four South African children display stunted growth, one in four adults … more
Our Programmes are headed by Programme Principal Investigators (PPIs) who are leading scholars in their field of study. The PPIs are drawn from the Hosts and consortium partners based on … more