Applied Poverty Reduction Impact Assessment

The aims of the Chair are in three interrelated areas of applied poverty reduction assessment: the ongoing improvement of the indicators that are used to reflect change; the analysis of the impact of poverty reducing interventions; and investigating wider dynamics that offset or contribute towards desired policy goals. Website: http://appliedpovertyreduction.ukzn.ac.za/ SARChi Chair Prof. Sarah Bracking

Gender and Childhood Sexuality

The Chair aims to produce top level research output with policy relevance in analysing and documenting the ways in which childhood sexualities and gender are experienced, enacted and the effects for gender inequalities. It will grow a cohort of postgraduate students in the field of sexualities/gender as it aims to provide a systematic evidence base and

Economic Development

The research objective of the Research Chair in Economic Development is to explore the interface between households and labour markets in South Africa, advancing knowledge across a range of socio-economic areas, including those relating to union formation, mobility, child care, household survival strategies and resource sharing, labour force participation and employment. The research is integral