oa ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa - Protecting the right to food in South Africa. The role of framework legislation : feature
|Article Title||Protecting the right to food in South Africa. The role of framework legislation : feature|
|© Publisher:||Dullah Omar Institute|
|Journal||ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa|
|Publication Date||Mar 2004|
|Pages||3 - 5|
Extracted from text ... 3 FEATURE The advent of constitutional democracy means little to the majority of South Africans, who still face endemic hunger and malnutrition. For them, the constitutional protection of the right to food remains an aspiration. Protecting the right to food in South Africa The role of framework legislation Sibonile Khoza tive and other measures to achieve the progressive realisation of the right. In Government of South Africa v Grootboom and others (2000) (Grootboom), the Constitutional Court emphasised the importance of framework legislation in realising socio-economic rights. The Bill's drafting signifies the Government's commitment to meeting the constitutional obligations ..
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