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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4 Sep 2017 | Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators to conduct business innovation survey

Human Sciences Research CouncilPretoria, Monday 4 September 2017 – In assessing the state of innovation amongst South African corporates, the Ce...

1 Sep 2017 | Professor Charles van Onselen recipient of 2nd Annual HSRC Medal in Social Sciences and Humanities

These Awards recognise the role of the social sciences and humanities in transforming society.Professor van Onselen is an internationally renowned his...

28 Aug 2017 | Wellbeing amidst increasing poverty and inequality?

Pretoria, Monday 28 August 2017 – In response to deepening poverty and inequality in South Africa, the Human Sciences Research Council has defin...

25 Aug 2017 | Press statement for immediate release

Ground breaking research led by a team of South African scientists proves that, given the right support, HIV-positive parents will disclose their stat...

17 Aug 2017 | HSRC looks at how young people experience their world

Pretoria, Tuesday 17 August 2017 – As part of understanding how young people experience their worlds which will influence the appropriate social...

16 Aug 2017 | HSRC to recognise outstanding social scientists

Pretoria, Tuesday 15 August 2017 – In recognising the role of social science and the humanities in transforming society, the Human Sciences Rese...

24 Jul 2017 | Global understanding of cities boosted by multi-million pound grant

Pretoria, Monday 24 July 2017 – In responding to the ever increasing levels of poverty and inequality in South Africa, the Human Sciences Resear...

10 Jul 2017 | Public Service Commission and Human Sciences Research Council to collaborate in selected areas

For immediate releasePretoria - The Public Service Commission (PSC) and the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) today, signed a Memorandum of Under...

3 Jul 2017 | Professor Nancy Refilwe Phaswana-Mafuya among the winners at NSTF Awards 2017

The NSTF-South32 Awards, was held at a prestigious Gala Dinner in Gauteng on Thursday, 29 June 2017. It was the 19th celebration of this flagship proj...

12 Jun 2017 | HIV health of educators in the public sector survey released

Durban, Thursday 15 June 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council today concluded its programme at the SA AIDS Conference in Kwa-Zulu Natal, w...