Study finds millions of S Africans lack food

University of Cape Town research finds 12 million people go to bed hungry every night.

Last Modified: 27 Mar 2013 06:13
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An estimated 12 million South Africans go to bed hungry every night, many of them children, a new study by the University of Cape Town has revealed.

More than 60 percent of the population live in urban areas and malnutrition rates are increasing as a result of growing poverty and unemployment.

Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Cape Town.


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