Our upcoming book on food
and nutrition security

November 14, 2017 | By More

Food and Nutrition Security in Southern African Cities – our new 13-chapter book will be available soon.

Edited by Bruce Frayne, University of Waterloo, Canada,
Jonathan Crush, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada
and Cameron McCordic, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada

Series: Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

Urban population growth is extremely rapid across Africa and this book places urban food and nutrition security firmly on the development and policy agenda. Using original data from eleven cities in nine countries in Southern Africa, it shows that current efforts to address food poverty in Africa that focus entirely on small-scale farmers, to the exclusion of broader socio-economic and infrastructural approaches, including food access, are misplaced and will remain largely ineffective…

 

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