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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16 Oct 2019 | Seeing science through photography with the South African Science Lens Competition 2019

The 11th round of the South African Science Lens® competition, a photographic competition celebrating the splendour and wonder of science, opens f...

11 Sep 2019 | Research community must step up the challenge to understand root causes of gender based violence

About the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)The HSRC was established in 1968 as South Africa’s statutory research agency and has grown to be...

10 Sep 2019 | HSRC to host a symposium on language in SA institutions of higher education

Pretoria, Tuesday 10 September 2019 – The Human Science Research Council (HSRC) invites members of the media to a symposium on language practice...

21 Aug 2019 | HSRC to host a dialogue against exploitation of women in KZN farms

Pretoria, Wednesday 21 August 2019 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in partnership with the Association of Rural Advancement (AFRA) ...

13 Aug 2019 | HSRC and partners to embark on joint HIV and TB pilot study

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and its partners will be conducting a joint TB and HIV pilot study in KwaZulu-Natal between 26 August and 2...

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...