Analysing Southern African food security: assessing the New Variant Famine

@inproceedings{Riet2007AnalysingSA,
  title={Analysing Southern African food security: assessing the New Variant Famine},
  author={Gideon van Riet},
  year={2007}
}
Analysing Southern African food security: assessing the New Variant Famine hypothesis This article investigates the New Variant Famine (NVF) hypothesis coined by Alex De Waal during the 2001-2003 Southern African food security crisis, as a tool for analysing food insecurity in the region. The NVF hypothesis depicts a protracted and extensive famine from which there is very little chance of recovery, in which HIV and AIDS are central to the widespread suffering of people. The author suggests… CONTINUE READING

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