HSRC In The News


15 Dec 2020 | South Africa has conducted a National COVID-19 Antibody Survey (NCAS)

Guest: Mr Adlai Davids - Senior Research Manager Department: Human and Social Capabilities at the HSRCTo listen to the interview please click here...

14 Dec 2020 | Dr Sizulu Moyo on 702

Dr Sizulu Moyo on Radio 702...

14 Dec 2020 | HSRC undertakes nationwide Covid-19 antibody testing survey

Dr Sizulu Moyo on SABC News discusses nationwide Covid-19 antibody testing survey being undertaken by HSRC....

11 Dec 2020 | Jeremy Maggs looks at the Trends in International Mathematics and Science

This week the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study was released, and it was distressing, to say the least. Dr. Vijay Reddy from the H...

11 Dec 2020 | Subsistence farmers wait for the rain and government help

Subsistence farmer Jantjie Ramokone remembers how as a little boy, every year in early October, his entire village would begin preparing their fields ...

18 Nov 2020 | African Countries Need More Air Quality Data - and Sharing it Unlocks its Benefits

The harm that air pollution is doing on the African continent seems to be growing. Estimates of premature mortality attributed to air pollution have i...

16 Nov 2020 | HSRC and Facebook name awardees for their request for proposals

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Facebook have announced that, following their collaborative request for proposals to support interdisci...

16 Nov 2020 | How SA can best tackle xenophobia & prejudice against migrants

Xenophobia is a serious problem in South Africa. Cross-border migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in the country face harassment and discrimination....

16 Nov 2020 | HSRC and Facebook announce grant awardees for research on ethics, human rights and AI in Africa

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Facebook have given a nod to eight awardees from across the continent whose proposals focus in the fiel...

16 Nov 2020 | UJ professor ascends to a prestigious and powerful global post

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has proven it is one of the best academic institutions in the globe when one of its own, Professor Hassina Mouri B...