Celebrating women in research

During August 2017, we will feature HSRC women researchers who are helping transform South Africa. Follow the conversation on Twitter @HSRCza

The HSRC is committed to creating cutting-edge research which supports development nationally, in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and in Africa is evident, but it is our commitment to the dissemination of that research that demonstrates the remarkable and measurable impact of our work.

Join our seminars via livestream

Livestream

Seminars will be available online via the Vidyo platform and can be accessed via this link

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.

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8 August 2017 | HSD researchers contribute to international publication on grandparenting

Grandparents in South Africa have come to play a major role in sustaining their grandchildren's generation. HSRC researchers were involved in this int....

24 July 2017 | Global understanding of cities boosted by multi-million pound grant

The HSRC is part of the Centre for Sustainable, Healthy and Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods (CSHLC), an international research consortium that will....

10 July 2017 | Public Service Commission and HSRC to collaborate in selected areas

Pretoria - The Public Service Commission (PSC) and the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) today, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which ....