HSRC In The News


1 Dec 2019 | #WAD2019: Men are still not getting tested for HIV

Despite government and civil society efforts to fight the spread of HIV, one of the main challenges that remain is men’s unwillingness to get te...

29 Nov 2019 | Robben Island Museum board member resigns citing outside interference

Cape Town - A member of the Robben Island Museum (RIM) board resigned from his position on the eve of a meeting with Sports, Art and Culture Minister ...

28 Nov 2019 | CUT gives priority to its transformation project goals at the 2nd Transformation Summit

More than two decades into the democracy and there are still some gaps in the South African society, from economic participation, equality in the work...

28 Nov 2019 | Financial Literacy And Its Power To Change The South African Economic Landscape

Coco Chanel, the famed fashion designer, was once quoted as saying: “There are people who have money, and there are people who are rich.” ...

27 Nov 2019 | A new economy for a new civilization

Distinguished speaker series - Johannesburg: Dr David C Korten Held on 14 November 2019 | Time: 18:30 for 19:00 - 21:00 Venues: UCT GSB, 5th Floor, ...

26 Nov 2019 | Scandal-hit Tshwane mayor 'woefully incapable' and must be fired, says EFF

The EFF’s Tshwane caucus on Monday submitted an urgent motion of no confidence against mayor Stevens Mokgalapa - and called on other political p...

26 Nov 2019 | South Africa: Why and How the LGBTI+ Community Is Finding New Words to Start Old Conversations

Qhawekhazi (isiXhosa) noun. Heroine / the woman who is a hero with the courage to love another woman.A diagnosis starts with a conversation. But what ...

26 Nov 2019 | South African parents actually prefer their children to be taught in English

The HSRC's Dr Alude Mahali and Jaqueline Harvey are interviewed on SAfm RadioGuest: Jaqueline Harvey - Researcher, Human Sciences Research Council Gue...

26 Nov 2019 | The power of positive sentiment, rugby and great business

“We have the resources and the strength to turn this boat around. Now all we need is the belief.”November 26th, 2019It’s the time of...

25 Nov 2019 | 'Some sex offenders used rape as a form of recreation'

As South Africa observes 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence from of 25 November until 10 December, the country, however, continues to r...