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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26 Feb 2014 | HSRC to sign Memorandum of Understanding with Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders

HSRC to sign Memorandum of Understanding with Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders on Friday 28 February 2014...

6 Dec 2013 | HSRC pays tribute to former President Nelson Mandela

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) wishes to extend its condolences to the family of the former President of the South Africa, Rolihlahla Nels...

3 Dec 2013 | Mid-term meeting of BRICS Think Tanks Council

The BRICS Think Tanks Council (BTTC), which represents the think tanks of the five countries in the BRICS grouping (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and ...

3 Dec 2013 | SA to host AIDS 2016, HSRC CEO appointed co-chair of conference

South Africa to host the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) International AIDS Society announces Durban, as site of the conference in Jul...

22 Nov 2013 | Faith Nonceba Kobo appointed Executive Director: Operations

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) appointed Miss Faith Nonceba Kobo to the position of Executive Director: Operations with effect from 1 Janu...

22 Nov 2013 | HSRC celebrates 20 years of progress

Pretoria - The HSRC Annual Report 2012/2013 is a celebration of the transformation of the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) over the past 20 year...

14 Oct 2013 | HSRC manager appointed to Ministry of Tourism research policy expert forum

Press Release: Immediate Date: 14 October 2013 The Human Sciences Research Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Dimitri Tassiopoulos...

27 Aug 2013 | HSRC, Fort Hare assigned review of highest courts

The Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery (DGSD) research programme of the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), together with its partner the ...

6 Aug 2013 | Results of first SA national health and nutrition survey released

South Africa has a huge burden of disease, fuelled by a range of risk factors, and morbidity (illness and disease) and mortality (death) figures are h...

20 Jun 2013 | Plenary Session 3, 20 June 2013 - "HIV/AIDS in South Africa: At last the glass is half full"

Speaker: Dr Olive Shisana Many more people with HIV are alive because of ARV treatment The HSRC released the key findings of the 2012 household surv...