Presentations

Presentations

Title: Poverty and deprivation in rural South Africa: the case of the former homelands
Event: Rural Health Advocacy Project workshop, Shumba Valley Lodge, Lanseria, South Africa. 31 January 2017.

Title: Early findings from a pilot to test the ‘Minimum Income Standards’ approach in South Africa
Event: Towards a Decent Standard of Living – One Day Conference convened by SPII and FES Crowne Plaza, Rosebank, South Africa. 10 November 2016.

Title: Estimating Need for ECD for under 5’s in the Eastern Cape
Event Eastern Cape Provincial Strategic Planning Workshop, Port Alfred, Eastern Cape, South Africa. 8 and 9 November 2016.

Title: Research as a key tool in evidence processes: a short introduction to a South African Tax-Benefit Microsimulation Model (SAMOD)
Event: Evidence-Based Policy-Making and Implementation course, convened by the University of Cape Town and Department: Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa, Somerset West, Cape Town, South Africa. 25 October 2016.

Title: Exploring options for comprehensive social security in SADC: recent developments in tax-benefit microsimulation modelling in South Africa, Namibia, Mozambique, Tanzania & Zambia using EUROMOD
Event: SASPEN Conference, Braamfontein, Johannesburg South Africa. 18 and 19 October 2016.

Title: Celebrating ten years of development and use of a South African tax-benefit microsimulation model – SAMOD – and looking towards the next decade
Event: Poster presented at EUROMOD 20th Anniversary Conference, held at the Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex, Colchester, UK. 5-6 September 2016.

Title: The unequal spatial patterning of poverty in South Africa
Event: Round Table Discussion on Spatial Inequality and Social Exclusion organised by the High Level Panel on Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change (HLP), Premier Hotel, OR Tambo, South Africa. 6 September 2016.

Title: The geography of inequality
Reconfiguring town and countryside for inclusive growth, combating poverty and job creation: Policy workshop on spatial inequality Hosted by the Research Project on Employment, Income Distribution & Inclusive Growth (REDI3x3), Cape Town, South Africa. 17 and 18 August 2015

Title: Ward level estimates of food insecurity in South Africa.
Event: National workshop on food security convened by national Department of Social Development, Johannesburg, South Africa. 14 June 2016.

Title: Measuring Multiple Deprivation at the Small Area Level
Event: Workshop on measuring deprivation in order to promote human development in South Africa. Convened by the Academy of Science of South Africa. Muldersdift, South Africa, 9-10 June. 2015.

Title: Socially perceived necessities in South Africa
Event: Seminar entitled ‘Towards a Decent Living Level – income levels and socially perceived necessities’, hosted by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Studies in Poverty and Inequality Institute, Southern African Social Policy Research Institute, and the Labour Research Service, held at the Human Sciences Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa. 17 March 2015.

Title: The South African Index of Multiple Deprivation: the case of the former homelands
Event: UNISA 2015 Research and Innovation Week symposium, Pretoria, South Africa. 4 March 2015

Title: Multiple Deprivation and Income Poverty at small area level in South Africa
Event: PLAAS SEMINAR, PLAAS, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa. 24 February 2015

Title: If we want to eradicate child poverty we cannot ignore adult poverty: findings from South Africa
Event: Workshop on Child Poverty, Deprivation and Social Policy in India: Recent Developments in Comparative and National Perspectives on Theory and Research, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Begumpet, Hyderabad, India, 19 September 2014.

Title: An overview of the South African Microsimulation Model (SAMOD)
Event: Seminar at the Social Policy Academy Workshop, UNISA, Pretoria, South Africa. 26 August 2014.

Title: Profiling deprivation at the small area level: the ward-level South African Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011
Event: UCT Evaluation Group Seminar, Institute of Monitoring and Evaluation, University of Cape Town, South Africa. 5 August 2014.

Title: Towards a working definition of lone motherhood in South Africa
Event: Paper presented at the South African Sociological Association’s annual conference, at the ‘Family Matters in South Africa’ session of the Family and Population Studies Working Group, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa. 7 July 2014.

Title: Lone mothers’ portrayals of the impact of poverty on dignity: findings from South Africa
Event: PAN: Children Colloquium, Human Sciences Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa. 6 June 2014.

Title: Lone Mothers, Social Security and Dignity in South Africa
Event: IDS Seminar, Centre for Social Protection, Institute of Development Studies, Sussex, 22 May 2014.

Title: Lone mothers’ portrayals of the impact of poverty on dignity: findings from South Africa
Event: DST/NRF SARChI Chair in Social Policy & Archie Mafeje Research Institute Seminar, College of Graduate Studies, UNISA, Pretoria, South Africa. 2 April 2014.