A gender perspective on the impact of flood on the food security of households in rural communities of Anambra state, Nigeria

@article{Ajaero2017AGP,
  title={A gender perspective on the impact of flood on the food security of households in rural communities of Anambra state, Nigeria},
  author={Chukwuedozie K. Ajaero},
  journal={Food Security},
  year={2017},
  volume={9},
  pages={685-695}
}
  • Chukwuedozie K. Ajaero
  • Published in Food Security 2017
  • Economics
  • This research examined gender perspectives of the implications of the severe 2012 flood on household food security in rural Anambra state, Nigeria. Two hundred and forty flood-affected migrant households, made up of 120 male-headed households (MHHs) and 120 female-headed households (FHHs) in four rural local government areas (LGAs) were interviewed using a questionnaire. In addition, 12 focus group discussions (FGDs) were conducted in the LGAs. Data analysis was by descriptive statistics, use… CONTINUE READING

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