Keyword: food security

Foresight Africa 2023: Presentation
Brookings Institution’s Flagship Foresight Africa 2023 was wr...
Published: 2 March 2023
Aloysius Uche Ordu
Workshop Presentation
Foresight Africa 2023: A Southern African Perspective
Please join the Brookings Institution and Economics Research Southe...
Published: 14 February 2023
Haroon Bhorat, Matthew Simmonds, Mamokete Lijane, Will Pearson, Aloysius Uche Ordu, Gracelin Baskaran
Climate Vulnerability Monitor Key Points
The Climate Vulnerability Monitor is a unique global assessment at ...
Published: 12 December 2022
Occasional Paper
Climate Vulnerability Monitor, 3rd Edition (CVM3)
The Climate Vulnerability Monitor is a unique global assessment at ...
Published: 12 December 2022
Occasional Paper
The long-term effects of early-life exposure to weather shocks: Evidence from Tanzania
We examine whether early-life exposure to rainfall shocks has a lon...
Published: 29 April 2022
Ermias G. Weldesenbet
Working Paper
Climate change and child health: A Nigerian perspective
The detrimental effect of climate change on health is becoming an e...
Published: 25 April 2022
Matthew W. Clance, Eleni Yitbarek, Eduard van der Merwe
Working Paper
Revisiting the accuracy of inflation forecasts in Nigeria: The oil price-exchange rate-...
Motivated by the distinctive paradoxical nature of the Nigerian eco...
Published: 8 March 2022
Yusuf Yakubua, Ojo Adelakun, Kazeem Isah, Elias Udeaja, Abdulkader C. Mahomedy
Working Paper
Does the uptake of multiple climate smart agriculture practices enhance household savin...
Climate change and variability poses a significant hindrance on agr...
Published: 12 January 2022
Herbert Ntuli, Gibson Mudiriza, Edwin Muchapondwa, Boscow Okumu, Alfred K. Mukong
Working Paper
Dr Channing Arndt on Building back fairer from the Covid-19 Pandemic in South Africa
Post-pandemic, South Africa’s economy finds itself in a constrained...
Published: 19 November 2021
Margaux Giannaros, Channing Arndt
Part 4: Building back for a sustainable future
The discussion is based on two papers: “Building back fairer ...
Published: 10 November 2021
Witness Simbanegavi, Matthew Simmonds, IFPRI, GIZ, ERSA, Channing Arndt
Dr Neryvia Pillay Bell on the Fiscal response to the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa:...
In this podcast Dr Neryvia Pillay Bell, a Policy Associate at ERSA ...
Published: 30 April 2020
Neryvia Pillay Bell
Migration, Income Pooling and Food Deprivation in Zimbabwe
Income pooling in the context of geographically stretched household...
Published: 1 July 2019
Gift Dafuleya
Working Paper
Who benefits from South African Child Support Grant: The role of gender and birthweight
Stunting (low height-for-age) is known to be a good proxy for a chi...
Published: 6 May 2019
Adeola Oyenubi
Working Paper
Naturally Available Pollinator Decline Will Decrease Household Food and Increase Gender...
This multi-country analysis studies the food security implications ...
Published: 16 April 2018
Byela Tibesigwa
Working Paper
Can social grants promote small-scale farming to improve food security?
Public expenditure on South Africa’s cash transfer (or social grant...
Published: 28 March 2017
Louw Pienaar, Dieter von Fintel
Policy Brief
Small-scale farming and food security: the enabling role of cash transfers in South Afr...
Cash transfers successfully alleviate poverty in many developing co...
Published: 10 November 2016
Louw Pienaar, Dieter von Fintel
Working Paper
Gender Differences in Climate Change Risk, Food Security and Adaptation: A Study of Rur...
Climate and weather variability in sub-Saharan Africa disproportion...
Published: 9 September 2015
M. Collinson, Wayne Twine, Martine Visser, L. Hunter, Byela Tibesigwa
Working Paper
Small-scale Subsistence Farming, Food Security, Climate Change and Adaptation in South ...
This study examines the role of gender of the head of household on ...
Published: 25 June 2015
Martine Visser, Byela Tibesigwa
Working Paper
Father's Employment and Sons' Stature: The Long Running Effects of a Positive Regional ...
I exploit the unexpected increase in employment in 1975, 76 and 77 ...
Published: 12 November 2014
Martine Mariotti
Working Paper
Investigating the Sensitivity of Household Food Security to Agriculture-related Shocks ...
Resource-poor rural South Africa is characterised by high human den...
Published: 6 October 2014
Wayne Twine, Martine Visser, Byela Tibesigwa
Working Paper
Heights and development in a Cash-Crop Colony: Living standards in Ghana, 1870-1980
While Ghana is a classic case of economic growth in an agricultural...
Published: 15 January 2013
Jörg Baten, Gareth Austin, Alexander Moradi
Working Paper
Does Famine Matter For Aggregate Adolescent Human Capital Acquisition In Sub-Saharan Af...
To the extent that in utero and childhood malnutrition negatively a...
Published: 7 December 2012
Julius A. Agbor, Gregory N. Price
Working Paper
Health insurance or food for the family? An examination into unintended consequences
Policy Paper 15 In developing countries, where health insurance is ...
Published: 3 October 2012
Steven F. Koch, Olufunke Alaba
Policy Paper

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