Food Security in Africa

Opeoluwa Badaru

in Protecting Human Security in Africa

Published in print September 2010 | ISBN: 9780199578986
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191595202 | DOI:
Food Security in Africa

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This chapter examines the idea and emerging norm of food security in the context of Africa. It begins with an elaboration of the concept of food security. It evaluates the state of food insecurity in Africa. It then analyses some of the legal, policy, and institutional frameworks addressing food insecurity in Africa.

Keywords: food security; human security; food supply; Africa; food insecurity; human rights

Chapter.  10988 words. 

Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration

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