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Food Security: Gender, Geography and Off-Farm Employment
September 24, 2018

Eradicating hunger and achieving food security remains a key developmental issue, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. Most of the empirical literature focuses on agriculture-based interventions, although it is well known that rural households undertake a range of income-generating activities to provide a livelihood. A recent article published in the World Development journal uses panel data for… Read more »

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Food Security: Gender, Geography and Off-Farm Employment
September 24, 2018

Eradicating hunger and achieving food security remains a key developmental issue, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. Most of the empirical literature focuses on agriculture-based interventions, although it is well known that rural households undertake a range of income-generating activities to provide a livelihood. A recent article published in the World Development journal uses panel data for… Read more »

RESEARCH OBJECTIVES

For more detailed information about our research in Mozambique, download our country brochure. APRA is working in Mozambique to conduct quantitative and qualitative research to: 

  • Analyse how agricultural mechanisation is being promoted across Africa and what the effects of this have been on commercialisation pathways and processes of agrarian change;
  • Examine how investment corridors are reshaping agricultural commercialisation pathways and rural livelihoods, looking at what the impacts have been – and for whom.

Contact Person: Cyriaque Hakizimana | chakizimana@plaas.org.za

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