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Webinar: Mechanisms, funding and state capability for poverty and inequality reduction (post-Covid) in South Africa

dc.contributor.authorAcademy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf)
dc.contributor.otherMay, Julianen_ZA
dc.contributor.otherFrye, Isobelen_ZA
dc.contributor.otherKirsten, Johannen_ZA
dc.contributor.otherAdesina, Jimien_ZA
dc.identifier.citationCite: Academy of Science of Science of South Africa (ASSAf). (2021). Webinar: Mechanisms, funding and state capability for poverty and inequality reduction (post-Covid) in South Africa. [Online] [Online]
dc.description.abstractThe Standing Committee on the Science for the Reduction of Poverty and Inequality (SCSfRPI) is a committee of the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf). In July 2020, the ASSAf Council mandated the committee to focus on poverty and inequality concerning the pandemic and consult interdisciplinary science on reducing poverty and inequality. In response, the SCSfRPI conceptualised a webinar series that will delve into the following themes:en_ZA
dc.description.abstract1. What to do to reduce poverty and inequality? 2. How to fund interventions to reduce poverty? 3. What must be done if the state is to be capable of poverty and inequality reduction?en_ZA
dc.description.abstractThis webinar provides a concise recount and summary of the highlights and outcomes of the series, and provided for a candid conversation between experts: did anything new or surprising come out of the discussions; what now and how should the country proceed? The speakers include co-hosts of the individual webinars:en_ZA
dc.description.abstract1. Ms Isobel Frye Studies in Poverty and Inequality Institute 2. Prof Johann Kirsten Bureau for Economic Research, Stellenbosch University 3. Prof Jimi Adesina SARChI in Social Policy, University of South Africa The discussion was moderated by the Chair of the SCSfRPI, Prof Julian May, Director of the Centre of Excellence in Food Security, University of the Western Capeen_ZA
dc.description.sponsorshipAcademy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) Department of Science and Innovation (DSI)en_ZA
dc.format.extentMP4 video, Size: 1GB; Duration: 1:02en_ZA
dc.publisherAcademy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf)en_ZA
dc.subjectSDG 1en_ZA
dc.subjectSDG 8en_ZA
dc.subjectSDG 10en_ZA
dc.subjectSDG 16en_ZA
dc.subjectSocial grantsen_ZA
dc.subjectState capacityen_ZA
dc.titleWebinar: Mechanisms, funding and state capability for poverty and inequality reduction (post-Covid) in South Africaen_ZA
dc.typeVideoen_ZA, Julian [0000-0003-2334-8053]en_ZA, Johann [0000-0003-0770-9648]en_ZA, Jimi [0000-0002-6991-9934]en_ZA
assaf.peer-review.statusNon-Peer Revieweden_ZA"src=""en_ZA

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