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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9 Oct 2014 | Ecotourism and its impacts on gender relations in rural Botswana

The Botswanan government is increasingly trying to diversify their tourism market and ecotourism accreditation is one of the ways through which they a...

8 Oct 2014 | HSRC and Swiss Embassy to showcase social sciences and humanities at Rise and Fall of Apartheid exhibition

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), the Swiss Embassy in South Africa and the University of Basel and other social partners confirmed their co...

7 Oct 2014 | HSRC and Swiss Embassy to showcase social sciences and humanities at Rise and Fall of Apartheid exhibition

MEDIA INVITE:Members of the Media are invited to attend a symposium where the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) will partner with the Embassy of ...

8 Aug 2014 | Female participation in political formation reduces corruption and increases transparency

 Media Release:  Celebrating Women’s Day, 9 August 2014 GENDER AND POLITICS A United Nations Millennium Project report in 2005 favou...

20 Jul 2014 | AIDS journal brings new strategic insights into children affected by HIV and AIDS

A very large number of HIV-infected pregnant women globally do not receive treatment – in fact, in 2012, only 37% of women in low and middle-inc...

17 Jul 2014 | HSRC-led HIV/AIDS Survey to make waves at AIDS 2014

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), 35.3 Million people were living with HIV/AIDS worldwide in 2012 while 1.6 million died of AIDS-relat...

14 Jun 2014 | Media statement on the passing of Mr Michael Coetzee, Secretary to Parliament

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) wishes to extend its condolences to the family of the Secretary to Parliament, Mr Michael Coetzee, who pass...

9 Jun 2014 | Hamba Kahle MaMbeki

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) wishes to extend its condolences to the family of the former President of South Africa, Mr Thabo Mbeki, who...

4 Jun 2014 | Africa Institute of South Africa moves to new home at the HSRC

3 June 2014MEDIA STATEMENTThe Africa Institute of South Africa (AISA) has now been physically incorporated into the Human Sciences Research Council (H...

20 May 2014 | Mbeki and former AU SG to open international academic conference

To mark the official opening of the 4th Annual African Unity for Renaissance Conference and Africa Day Expo, South African former President HE Thabo M...