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 Jun 2020 | HSRC and partners to study the impact of COVID-19 on young people

Pretoria, Tuesday 16 June 2020 – Aimed to co-incide with Youth Month 2020 and to focus attention on the impact of COVID-19 on young people in pa...

4 Jun 2020 | HSRC and UJ to release the findings of the online multilingual COVID-19 Democracy Survey

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...

11 May 2020 | Majority of South Africans adhere to lock down regulations affecting the sale of tobacco products

Pretoria, Monday 11 May 2020 – The global outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, a fast spreading, primarily respiratory disease, has brought to the...

26 Apr 2020 | HSRC Study on COVID-19 indicates overwhelming compliance with the lockdown

Pretoria, Sunday 26 April 2020 – The Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Dr Blade Nzimande today announced the results of the s...

14 Apr 2020 | HSRC investigates impact of COVID-19 on health workers

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

9 Apr 2020 | HSRC Commences Survey to understand how South Africans are coping with the lockdown

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

1 Apr 2020 | HSRC conveys condolences on the passing of Professor Thandika Mkandawire

Pretoria, Wednesday 1 April 2020 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) extends it condolences to the family, the CODESRIA network, and in...

27 Mar 2020 | HSRC commences public survey to assess awareness of Covid-19 among South Africans

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

17 Mar 2020 | HSRC announces public survey to assess awareness of Covid-19 among South Africans

Pretoria, Tuesday 17 March 2020 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) today announced that it would conduct a public survey, via social m...

17 Mar 2020 | HSRC Press wins two awards at the 5th NIHSS Humanities and Social Sciences Award 2020

HSRC Press has won two prestigious NIHSS book awards: for the non-fiction edited volume category and for the non-fiction biography category.  The...