HSRC In The News


14 Apr 2020 | Covid-19: AfriForum helps Bethal Police combat spread of Covid-19

BETHAL – In the fight to contain the spread of Covid-19, AfriForum went to the Bethal police station and sprayed the station with sanitiser.The ...

14 Apr 2020 | How are you coping with the lockdown? HSRC wants to know

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) commenced the second part of a public perception survey on the impact of the coronavirus on South Africans....

14 Apr 2020 | The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) investigates impact of COVID-19 on health workers

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) (www.HSRC.ac.za), in partnership with the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Nelson R. Mandela School of Medicin...

11 Apr 2020 | Human Sciences Research Council conducts Covid-19 lockdown survey

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) are doing a survey to understand how South Africans are coping with the lockdown.To participate in the stud...

9 Apr 2020 | HSRC starts part two of public perception survey on coronavirus

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) on Thursday has started the second part of its public perception survey on the impact of the coronavirus on...

7 Apr 2020 | South Africa: New Book Shows How Corruption Took Root in Democratic South Africa

In evidence before a commission of inquiry investigating corruption, South Africans have been treated to shocking revelations about brazen looting of ...

6 Apr 2020 | South Africa vulnerable to those looking to use Covid-19 to spread hate and fear

In these days of doubt and anxiety, it is important not to let fear fuel our distrust of outsiders.  And we must be careful of those peddling dis...

1 Apr 2020 | Interview with Dr Sifunda to discuss the impact of the Coronavirus on society

The HSRC is currently conducting a public survey assessing the impact of the Coronavirus on  society.The listen to the interview with Dr Sifunda ...

1 Apr 2020 | Ministers release results of first round of public survey on the impact of Coronavirus COVID-19

The below media briefing has been postponed until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience. Ministers of Higher Education, Science and Innov...

1 Apr 2020 | National COVID-19 lockdown and other updates

Dear students and colleaguesThis campus announcement aims to inform the University of Cape Town (UCT) community about recent developments relating to ...