HSRC In The News


11 Feb 2020 | Two sides of the reproductive coin

Reproductive Health Awareness month is an effort to have a concentrated touch points on reproductive health conversations and services.  The spot...

8 Feb 2020 | Sisulu and the bucket toilet stink

The minister has joined a long line of politicians and ministers promising to eradicate bucket toilets and then failing to deliver.Minister Sisulu has...

8 Feb 2020 | Why Upcoming Polls In Cameroon Won't End the Violence

Cameroonians head for the polls this weekend against the backdrop of the armed conflict that broke out in October 2017 in the country’s Anglopho...

7 Feb 2020 | Delhi's public health crisis and the neglect of urbanisation

by Ivan Turok India’s capital city Delhi is facing an unprecedented public health crisis that is not receiving sufficient government attention....

5 Feb 2020 | Baphoxekile kumiswaucwaningo obeluhlola ngegciwane lengculazi

BAPHOXEKILE ososayensi ngokumiswa kwemiphumela yocwaningo obeluhlola ngomgomo wokuvikela igciwane lengculazi.Ucwaningo, obelwenziwa kubantu baseNingiz...

5 Feb 2020 | Mandela University, Foundation partner to advance Madiba's legacy

The Nelson Mandela Foundation and Nelson Mandela University have joined hands in an effort to advance the legacy of the world icon they are named afte...

5 Feb 2020 | NMU and foundation partner to take Mandela's legacy into future

On the eve of the 30th anniversary of former president Nelson Mandela’s release, Nelson Mandela University and the Nelson Mandela Foundation hav...

29 Jan 2020 | Over R2m worth of LifeStyles Condoms donated to Dis-Chem Foundation

There are 71,000 AIDS-related deaths across South Africa each year. Dr Mpumi Zungu, Director of HIV/STI and TB at the Human Sciences Research Council,...

29 Jan 2020 | Secret histories of drugs - legal and illegal - in southern Africa | The Conversation

If you want to score heroin in some of the historically black suburbs, or townships, of Johannesburg, South Africa, you need to find yourself a &lsquo...

26 Jan 2020 | ANALYSIS: Public approval is Ramaphosa's only defence against his enemies in the ANC

What are South Africans to make of the murmurs that its governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), plans to recall Cyril Ramaphosa as presi...