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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7 Jun 2021 | HSRC and Wits HCRU to study South Africa media consumption habits and behaviours during COVID-19

Pretoria, Monday 7 June 2021 – To reduce the spread of fake news and misinformation, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Wits Health ...

4 Jun 2021 | Archie Mafeje Memorial Lecture to unpack positionality of Africans on science and innovation

Pretoria, Thursday 3 June 2021 – The Human Sciences Research Council’s Africa Institute of South Africa (AISA) invites members of the medi...

19 May 2021 | National COVID-19 Antibody Survey (NCAS) requires 19000 participants nationwide

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

24 Mar 2021 | HSRC and UJ to share findings on how South Africans feel about human rights and the limitation of freedom during lockdown

Pretoria, Tuesday 23 March 2021 – In order to manage the spread of COVID-19 and to protect healthcare sector, South Africa has been in various l...

19 Mar 2021 | Awardees of the HSRC-USAF Medal in Social Sciences and Humanities Announced

Pretoria, Friday 19 March 2021 – After a rigorous process, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Universities South Africa (USAf) last ...

10 Mar 2021 | HSRC and USAf announce nominees for the 2020 Medal in Social Sciences and Humanities

Pretoria, Wednesday 10 March 2021 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Universities South Africa (USAf) are pleased to announce the ...

16 Feb 2021 | Dialogue to uncover policy options for sustainable and equitable macroeconomic reconstruction and recovery beyond COVID-19

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

29 Jan 2021 | National COVID-19 Antibody Survey (NCAS) not a covert vaccination attempt says Limpopo Department of Health

Research Methodology•    19000 interviews with people over 12 years of age in each of the nine (9) provinces•  &nbs...

26 Jan 2021 | Survey shows that two-thirds of adults are willing to take the Covid-19 vaccine

Today the Centre for Social Change (CSC), University of Johannesburg (UJ) in partnership with the Developmental, Capable and Ethical State (DCES) rese...

21 Jan 2021 | National COVID-19 Antibody Survey (NCAS) research team responds to misperceptions and fake news

Pretoria, Thursday 21 January 2021 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), together with research partners, Epicentre, the National Instit...