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  • The subjective well-being of day labourers in South Africa: The role of income and geographical location 

    Blaauw, Phillip F.; Botha, Ilse; Schenck, Catherina (AOSIS, 2018)
    Background: The informal economy in South Africa provides employment to large numbers of people who would otherwise have no opportunity to earn a living. Yet informal activities, such as day labouring, generate highly ...
  • Urban poverty in Cape Town 

    de Swardt, Cobus; Puoane, Thandi; Chopra, Mickey; du Toit, Andries (Sage Publications, 2005)
    This paper describes key findings of a household livelihood survey conducted in impoverished African settlements in Cape Town, one of Africa’s wealthiest cities. Poverty in these areas is strongly shaped by the history ...
  • Value chain analysis of Lake Malawi fish: a case study of Oreochromis spp (Chambo) 

    Phiri, Letson Yoyola; Dzanja, Joseph; Kakota, Tasokwa; Hara, Mafaniso (Center for Promoting Ideas (CPI), 2013)
    Chambo has potential of improving fishers’ socio-economic status in Malawi. The paper examines Chambo value chain whose findings will improve fish marketing by actors along the chain. Quantitative value chain analysis used, ...