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Social cohesion: The missing link in overcoming violence and inequality?

The aim of this study is to understand the importance of strong social cohesion in the cities of Cape Town and Rio de Janeiro, which suffer from high levels of inequality, poverty, and violence. More info.


8 August 2018 | Professor Khangelani Zuma - Appointment as Honorary Associate Professor

The HSRC is pleased to announce that Prof Khangelani Zuma has been appointed as Honorary Associate Professor in the School of Public Health. The appo....

17 July 2018 | Professor Charles Hongoro appointed Deputy Executive Director: RIA

It is with great pleasure that we announce that Professor Charles Hongoro has been appointed Deputy Executive Director: RIA effective 1 July 2018.Prof....

17 July 2018 | HSRC launches National HIV Prevalence, Incidence and Behaviour Survey results

The fifth National HIV Prevalence, Incidence and Behaviour Study (SABSSM V) findings are being released today.....