Social conversations COVID-19 holds lessons for the future of social protection

Food security experts in South Africa warned early on that the lockdown instituted to manage the spread of COVID-19 would threaten children’s nutrition. Before the arrival of the pandemic, a third of South Africa’s 20 million children were already living in households that were below the food poverty line.

Guest: Lori Lake - an editor of the 2020 South African Child Gauge, and a Communications and Education Specialist at the Children’s Institute, UCT