Supermarkets may be making more food available, but they are not making it accessible enough to improve food security – Jonathan Crush, HCP Director

In a February 20 op-ed published in Business Day, Hungry Cities Partnership director Jonathan Crush says supermarkets may be making more food available, but they are not making it more accessible, or accessible enough, to improve food security. Read the full article here: https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/opinion/2019-02-20-the-growing-role-of-supermarkets-in-africas-food-security/

In another recent op-ed, published by the Daily Maverick on January 30, Prof Crush says one of the greatest challenges facing Africa’s rapidly growing urban population is how to access sufficient, affordable and nutritious food. The full article can be read or listened to from the link below.

Romantic visions of pastoral Africa won’t solve urban food insecurity

Posted by sizhenzhong on March 2, 2019