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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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...

11 Mar 2020 | Are the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Equitable?

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13 Feb 2020 | HSRC welcomes the building of an Africa that is at peace with itself

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

28 Nov 2019 | SA to host dialogue on governance and socioeconomic development in China and Africa

Pretoria, Thursday 28 November 2019 – The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and the China-Africa Institute (CAI) invite members of the medi...

18 Nov 2019 | South Africans agree that sport remains a tool for nation building and social cohesion

Pretoria, Monday 18 November 2019 – Following the recent triumph of South Africa’s national rugby team at the 2019 World Cup in Japan, the...

24 Oct 2019 | The Human Sciences Research Council,National Foundations Dialogue Initiative and the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation build space for social dialogue in South Africa

The Human Sciences Research Council, the National Foundations Dialogue Initiative and the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation build space for soc...