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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6 Aug 2019 | How should xenophobic hate crime be addressed? Asking ordinary people for solutions

IntroductionHoping to avoid the legacies of prejudice that defined so much of her history, the writers of the South African Constitution included prot...

22 Jul 2019 | HSRC signs MoU with National Foundations Dialogue Initiative

To formalise and strengthen collaboration opportunities in areas of research development and public dialogue, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSR...

5 Jul 2019 | Public attitudes towards the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) in South Africa

1.           Dr Ben Roberts, Chief Research Spec...

23 May 2019 | Africa Day 2019 celebration to be held on Friday at Freedom Park

Pretoria, Thursday 23 May 2019 – The Human Sciences Research Council’s (HSRC) Africa Institute of South Africa (AISA) invites members of t...

20 May 2019 | Pan Africanism, Peace and Security, Sustainable Development and Science and Technology take centre stage at AUR 2019

Pretoria, Monday 20 May 2019 – To revive Pan Africanism that speaks to the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century and drives developme...

23 Apr 2019 | HSRC publication to make a vital contribution to the national debate on poverty and inequality

As part of the build-up to Freedom Day, the Minister of Science and Technology, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, together with the Human Sciences Research Co...

18 Apr 2019 | Joint launch of the HSRC's 50/90th Commemoration and new book State of the Nation: Poverty and Inequality

This year the HSRC is commemorating its 50th anniversary and the 90th anniversary of its predecessor, the National Bureau of Educational and Social Re...

26 Mar 2019 | HSRC to attempt first standardised survey of innovation in the informal sector in South Africa

Pretoria, Monday 25 March 2019 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), on behalf of the Department of Science and Technology, will for the...

25 Mar 2019 | HSRC to lead a study on the health impacts of climate adaptation actions in rural Southern Africa

Pretoria, Tuesday 19 March 2019 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), working with researchers based at universities in Zimbabwe, the Un...