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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17 Aug 2021 | Survey shows that acceptance of vaccines is increasing but challenges remain

Johannesburg, Tuesday 17 August 2021 –  On 18 August 2021, the Centre for Social Change, University of Johannesburg (UJ) in collaboration w...

19 Jul 2021 | Minister of Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande to launch the 2021 State of the Nation

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

14 Jul 2021 | Survey shows that nearly two-thirds of adults support postponing the 2021 local government elections

Pretoria, Wednesday 14 July 2021- As things currently stand, the country is due to have local government elections on 27 October 2021. However, the on...

6 Jul 2021 | DCES launches National COVID-19 survey for persons with disabilities in South Africa

Are you a person with a disability and want to share your experiences and thoughts about disability and COVID-19 in South Africa? Complete this survey...

6 Jul 2021 | Webinar to focus on the BRICS Development Bank finance for the Global South in the post COVID-19 era

Pretoria, Tuesday 6 July 2021 –  The Human Sciences Research Council’s (HSRC) BRICS Research Centre and partners, will hold a webinar...

29 Jun 2021 | HSRC to evaluate how COVID-19 has affected South Africans a year later

Johannesburg, Tuesday 29 June 2021 – At the end of March 2021, South Africa commemorated a year of living with the COVID-19 pandemic. Although t...

22 Jun 2021 | HSRC to look at how healthcare workers have managed their own health during the COVID-19 pandemic

Pretoria, Monday 21 June 2021 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), will look at how frontline healthcare personnel manage their own phy...

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 ...