VIDEO: A hungry, violent South Africa

Written by Kim Harrisberg

Studies find there are links between the rising levels of hunger and violence in South Africa.

Millions of South Africans go to bed hungry every night. A study conducted by Sonke Gender Justice in Diepsloot shows that food security reduced the odds of violence by 40%. Sheppard Dlamini was one of the men involved in the study. His story speaks to the overlaps between hunger, violence and poverty across South Africa today.

Watch it here below:

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This story originally appeared on Morning Live on SABC.



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Kim Harrisberg