HSRC In The News


10 Sep 2019 | Aware kicks off anti-underage drinking campaign in Sandton

HYDE PARK – The campaign hopes to drive education and awareness about underage drinking. An anti-underage drinking campaign created by the Assoc...

10 Sep 2019 | How fears about jobs drive anti-migrant sentiment in South Africa

One of the major problems facing South Africa is anti-immigrant violence. The seriousness of this problem was highlighted in a recent report on hate c...

10 Sep 2019 | Nigeria, dumping ground for obsolete technologies - NACETEM

Nigeria has become recipient of obsolete and misfit technologies, a research carried out by the National Centre for Technology Management (NACETEM) re...

9 Sep 2019 | What Research Reveals About Drivers Of Anti-immigrant Hate Crime In South Africa

Mobs have attacked foreign-owned businesses on the streets of at least three South African cities in recent days. This has caused outrage across Afric...

8 Sep 2019 | Group condemns attacks on Nigerians in South Africa, berates AU over silence

The Guild of Public Affairs Analysts of Nigeria (GPAAN) has condemned the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa.In a release to the media at...

6 Sep 2019 | South Africa's new economic proposals highlight the role of services

South Africa's Finance Minister Tito Mboweni recently published a package of economic policy proposals that warrant serious consideration. They are ai...

6 Sep 2019 | World Economic Forum for Africa

World economic forum for Africa, Nigeria Leads Other African Countries In Boycotting WEF, Ramaphosa on Gender Based Violence, Mugabe Is Dead, and much...

6 Sep 2019 | Xenophobia: The Scourge Of South Africa's Ingratitude, By Ayo Baje

The recurring ugly decimal of premeditated brutalisation of Nigerians by South Africans in their country has become a handshake beyond the elbow, call...

5 Sep 2019 | Experts Sound Warning On Government's Failure To Deal With Xenophobia

Experts have warned of the creation of divisive and destructive politics should the government not deal with rising anti-immigration sentiments.They s...

5 Sep 2019 | Prejudice against immigrants cuts across class and race

The most common solution believed by South Africans to deal with xenophobia is to expel immigrants, research by the Human Sciences Research Council (H...