Consuming Urban Poverty

  • Title: Consuming Urban Poverty
  • Name of website: Consuming Urban Poverty

This is the project website of an ongoing research project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the UK Department for International Development (DFID) that focuses on governing food systems to alleviate poverty in secondary cities in Africa.


Part of the project focuses on the informal food retail sector.


The project sends e-newsletters twice a year.

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