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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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2017 What factors determine household food security among smallholder farmers?: insights from Msinga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Food insecurity persists in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Guidelines are required to inform the formulation of programmes dealing with ...

2017 Gains for women from farmland redistribution in South Africa and sustainable pathways out of poverty: insights from recent evidence

Equitable access to land and other natural resources aimed at significant rural poverty reduction are at the forefront of ambitious goals en...

2017 New vaccine to help smallholder farmers strengthen food security

Research shows that 40% of all livestock in South Africa is owned by rural communities. Primary animal health care is crucial for animal hu...

2017 The impact of social grant dependency on smallholder maize producers

Social grants have become an increasingly popular means of improving the welfare of poor households in South Africa and beyond. While the go...