As you read this article millions of children in South Africa will be hungry. The hunger they experience, and ironically the cheap food they eat to stave it off, is causing malnutrition and undernutrition that will damage their physical and mental health, as well as their opportunities… for all of their lives. Please don’t turn away, dear reader, this is an article about something that can be done.
Originally published in the Daily Maverick on 04 April 2023, authored by Mark Heywood. Read the full op-ed below.