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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11 May 2018 | Africa's industrialisation top of the agenda at 8th AUR Conference

Pretoria, Thursday 10 May 2018 – The Human Science Research Council’s 8th African Unity for Renaissance International Conference and Afric...

23 Mar 2018 | HSRC to collaborate with Angola's Development Workshop to look at building sustainable cities

Pretoria, Friday 23 March 2018 – Amidst optimism about the growth and developmental trajectory of the country, remain the intractable challenges...

22 Mar 2018 | Eminent African scholar, Dr Ibbo Mandaza to deliver the annual Archie Mafeje Memorial Lecture

Pretoria, Thursday 22 March 2018 – The Human Science Research Council’s (HSRC) Africa Institute of South Africa (AISA), in collaboration w...

20 Mar 2018 | HSRC's study on Vuwani yields lessons for citizen engagement and social cohesion

Pretoria, Tuesday 20 March 2018 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) today released the result...

19 Mar 2018 | HSRC study in Vuwani holds meaningful lessons for public engagement and service delivery

Coming ahead of Human Rights Day, the Human Sciences Research Council will on Tuesday 20 March 2018 launch the results of its exploratory study in Vuw...

9 Mar 2018 | Emerging scholars from SADC region meet to discuss Africa's socio-economic transformation

Pretoria, Thursday 9 March 2018 – Close to 100 young academics from southern Africa will meet at Birchwood Hotel for the 12th Africa Young Gradu...

6 Mar 2018 | HSRC to collaborate with Angola's Development Workshop to look at building sustainable cities

Pretoria, Wednesday 7 March 2018 – According to estimates by UN-Habitat at least 200 million people live in informal human settlements in Africa...

1 Feb 2018 | National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey underway

31 January 2018 | Cape Town | South Africa’s first survey to assess the incidence of tuberculosis (TB) in the country has been commissioned by t...

22 Jan 2018 | Human Sciences Research Council study finds corruption hurts local R&D and innovation

In this regard, the World Bank’s September 2017, 10th South Africa Economic Update observes that innovation can raise South Africa’s compe...

10 Jan 2018 | First South African study looking at HIV prevalence in transgender women contributes to global 90-90-90 target

Speaking about the significance of this study in South Africa, the HSRC’s Deputy CEO: Research, Professor Leickness Simbayi said, “Through...