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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19 Nov 2020 | Stakeholders to discuss the implications for an international COVID-19 Vaccine Policy

Notes to the EditorThe HSRC was established in 1968 as South Africa’s statutory research agency and has grown to become the largest dedicated re...

16 Nov 2020 | Access to water at the heart of second Constitutional Dialogue

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...

9 Nov 2020 | AUDA-NEPAD, the HSRC and the Embassy of the Republic of Korea to co-host a webinar on the impact of corruption on the growth of SMEs in Africa

MEDIA ADVISORYAUDA-NEPAD, the HSRC and the Embassy of the Republic of Korea to co-host a webinar on the impact of corruption on the growth of SMEs in ...

2 Nov 2020 | HSRC and Facebook announce grant awardees for research on ethics, human rights and AI in Africa

Pretoria, Monday 2 November 2020 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Facebook earlier this year announced a collaborative project a...

22 Oct 2020 | Continental dialogue on 20 years of African women's participation in peace and security

According to the Human Sciences Research Council’s Prof Cheryl Hendricks, African women have played a formative role in shaping the agenda, rais...

22 Oct 2020 | Survey shows growing pandemic fatigue, complacency and unnecessary risk of exposure to Covid-19 during lower lockdown levels

Survey shows growing pandemic fatigue, complacency and unnecessary risk of exposure to Covid-19 during lower lockdown levels  Today the Centre f...

19 Oct 2020 | #PutSouthAfricaFirst movement causing alarm with xenophobic sentiment

Cape Town - Following a tirade of xenophobic tweets under the hashtag #PutSouthAfricaFirst movement, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has re...

19 Oct 2020 | What is driving anti-immigrant violence in South Africa?

The Human Sciences Research Council, in partnership with IPSOS, conducted a survey looking at anti-immigrant sentiment in South Africa.  The stud...

16 Oct 2020 | HSRC and IPSOS look at drivers of ant-immigrant sentiment in South Africa

Pretoria, Friday 16 October 2020 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), together with market research partner, IPSOS, has looked at anti-...

3 Sep 2020 | Archie Mafeje Memorial Lecture to focus on Land and Agrarian Reform in South Africa

About Archie Mafeje Memorial LectureThis Lecture commemorates the academic and intellectual contribution of the late Professor Archibald Monwabisi Maf...