Policy Options For Effective Response to the Impact of HIV and AIDS on Agriculture and Food Security in the SADC Region: The case of Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Swaziland, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
This book was developed by FANRPAN (Food Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network) with support from SADC and the European Union.
This book has been written for researchers and policy makers. It describes in detail current literature on the impact of HIV and AIDS on food security and the agricultural sector. It presents the results of a seven-country study exploring the impact of HIV and AIDS on agriculture and food security in the southern African region. Using the household vulnerability index, the research presents a method of quantifying vulnerability and creates a baseline for future research.