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Right to Food Executive Summary 2015

Right to Food Executive Summary 2015

Monitoring the implementation of socio-economic rights is a complex but crucial task. This Executive Summary provides a snapshot of some ...

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Invitation: The Right to Food Launch 27 July 2015

Invitation: The Right to Food Launch 27 July 2015

   The Right to Food in South Africa: dialogue and launch of report You are invited to a dialogue and launch ...

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The high cost of SA’s worst drought in 23 years

The high cost of SA’s worst drought in 23 years

BY Sizwe sama Yende and staff reporter -- SA’s worst water shortages in 23 years have caused a decline in farming output ...

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Make the Change Happen!

Make the Change Happen!

30 June 2015                                   ...

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The Studies in Poverty and Inequality Institute (SPII)

The Studies in Poverty and Inequality Institute (SPII) is an independent not-for-profit research think tank which focuses on generating new knowledge, information and analysis in the field of poverty and inequality studies.

Vision

SPII is an independent research think tank which focuses on generating new knowledge, information and analysis in the field of poverty and inequality studies. Through facilitating collaborative partnerships with and between institutions of democracy academia and civil society organisations, the organisation will be able to develop innovative and promoting sustainable development. It will work to support the development of a tradition of effective public participation in policy making and implementation.

Mission

The Vision will be realised through:

  • Bringing together policy makers, analysts and implementers from government, academia and civil society formations, as well as international role players / academics / researchers and activists;
  • Sharing information about poverty and inequality research and policy processes in order to stimulate new areas of collaboration among stakeholders;
  • Constantly identifying further areas of research and / or gaps in current knowledge and to commission such research which will contribute to public knowledge and innovation;
  • Disseminating information and research produced by the Institute to assist in policy development processes and campaigns;
  • Participating in building regional collaboration and disseminating innovative practices focused on fighting poverty and inequality in the Southern African region.

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Minimum Wage Debate

“The National Minimum Wage clearly has advocates and nay-sayers.  What is interesting about the following article is that despite the positive content in the article about national minimum wages, the headline suggests otherwise.  Furthermore, the article does not...

Right to Food Executive Summary 2015

Monitoring the implementation of socio-economic rights is a complex but crucial task. This Executive Summary provides a snapshot of some of the key findings of our Working Paper 11, ‘The Right to Food in South Africa’. In Chapter 2, international norms and...

The South African Food Sovereignty Campaign (SAFSC) website will be launching soon. In anticipation of the launch we have prepared a short video promoting the website! The video can be found on www.safsc.org.za or www.youtube.com/watch?v=Crp6mfg0vlc ... See MoreSee Less

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