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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10 Jan 2018 | First South African study looking at HIV prevalence in transgender women contributes to global 90-90-90 target

Speaking about the significance of this study in South Africa, the HSRC’s Deputy CEO: Research, Professor Leickness Simbayi said, “Through...

4 Jan 2018 | First South African study to look at HIV prevalence in transgender women

Pretoria, Thursday 4 January 2018 – Initiated and supported by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) with funding f...

11 Dec 2017 | Increasing prominence for HSRC at SFSA 2017

Pretoria, Monday 11 December 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) was an active participant in many of the conversations about scie...

9 Nov 2017 | Findings of first ever Southern African study looking at HIV prevention needs of male-male partnerships to be presented

HIV risk and transmission amongst male-male partnerships continues to be inadequately studied in many countries and under-represented in national HIV ...

27 Oct 2017 | Igniting conversations about science: HSRC to host Mini Science Forum South Africa 2017

HSRC to host Mini Science Forum South Africa 2017Pretoria, Friday 27 October 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) will, with Cape T...

12 Oct 2017 | HSRC leads the IORA Academic Group

Pretoria, Thursday 12 October 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) will, on the margins of the 17th Indian Ocean Rim Association (I...

28 Sep 2017 | Russia is in Africa as a partner, a friend and a contributor - Mikhail Malkov

We strongly support the notion, ‘African solution to African problems’ because only Africans themselves know the core of their troubles an...

6 Sep 2017 | KZN Community Health Worker receives frontline health worker award

BETHESDA, MD, U.S.A. — Abt Associates, Medtronic Foundation and the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) congratulate Ms. Terry Ann Vetter, a ...

4 Sep 2017 | Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators to conduct business innovation survey

Human Sciences Research CouncilPretoria, Monday 4 September 2017 – In assessing the state of innovation amongst South African corporates, the Ce...

1 Sep 2017 | Professor Charles van Onselen recipient of 2nd Annual HSRC Medal in Social Sciences and Humanities

These Awards recognise the role of the social sciences and humanities in transforming society.Professor van Onselen is an internationally renowned his...