Media

HSRC provides media briefs (or press releases) on a regular basis to the media.  Here you can browse the archive of media briefs.

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12 Jun 2017 | HIV health of educators in the public sector survey released

Durban, Thursday 15 June 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council today concluded its programme at the SA AIDS Conference in Kwa-Zulu Natal, w...

7 Jun 2017 | The Human Sciences Research Council supports community efforts to reduce hunger in the Bo-Kaap

The Human Sciences Research Council supports community efforts to reduce hunger in the Bo-KaapPretoria, Wednesday 7 June 2017 – The Human Scienc...

30 May 2017 | World No Tobacco Day will be commemorated globally on 31 May 2017

Human Sciences Research CouncilSouth Africa’s strides in lowering tobacco use must be safeguardedPretoria, Monday 29 May 2017 – Ahead of W...

22 May 2017 | eThekwini to host a symposium in support of Radical City Transformation

Johannesburg, Monday 22 May 2017 - Members of the media are invited to attend the 5th annual eThekwini-Academic Research Symposium to be held at the D...

22 May 2017 | South Africa and Namibia to collaborate on producing national indicators on science, technology and innovation

Namibia, Monday 22 May 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council’s Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeSTII) and ...

21 May 2017 | HSRC's 2017 Africa Week programme commences with building human capital

  Pretoria, Sunday, 21 April 2017 - To mark Africa Week 2017, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in collaboration with a range of partne...

15 May 2017 | HSRC's Africa Week programme to look at promoting research and innovation

Pretoria, Monday 15 May 2017 - To mark the annual commemoration of Africa month, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in collaboration with a ra...

10 May 2017 | Encouraging progress in the national HIV and behaviour study

With only two months into South Africa’s National HIV & Behaviour Survey, teams of field workers collecting behavioural survey data and bloo...

24 Apr 2017 | HSRC to recognise outstanding contributions in the social sciences and humanities

To recognise scientists and researchers who have contributed positively to the social sciences and humanities, the Human Sciences Research Council inv...

31 Mar 2017 | HSRC celebrates champion for equality, Ahmed Kathrada

Pretoria, Friday 31 March 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) today joined the country, and indeed citizens around the world, in m...