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9 Apr 2021 | SABSSM jobs April 2021

The HSRC will be implementing the South African National HIV prevalence, Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (also known as SABSSM VI). The ...

7 Apr 2021 | Making sure it is possible with science, technology and innovation at the new Department of Science and Innovation

With its name changed from the Department of Science and Technology to the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI), there is greater emphasis on th...

7 Apr 2021 | Prof. Moti appointed as new Dean of Postgraduate School, UNIABUJA

Professor Moti was among 25 African scholars that participated in the China-Africa Research Exchange Programme (2016) organized by the China Institute...

7 Apr 2021 | The first, rough draft of history: How journalism has helped not just report, but shape the course of South Africa

Journalists report the first draft of history in newspapers and magazines. Some then write the detailed backstory second draft in books. Academics pro...

7 Apr 2021 | Village farmers count the costs after La Nina rains wreak havoc

The World Meteorological Organisation has warned that southern Africa, the Greater Horn of Africa, Asia and the Pacific are at high risk of agricultur...

6 Apr 2021 | New TB testing strategy ups diagnosis in clinics by 17%

The problem is complex. Presenting findings from South Africa’s first National TB Prevalence Survey last month, Dr Sizulu Moyo of the Human Scie...

6 Apr 2021 | SA negotiating for Sputnik, Sinovac, Sinopharm vaccines - Mkhize

As the things come firmly together in the rollout of the Covid-19 vaccination programme, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has the least of the worries wit...

6 Apr 2021 | School, Foundation honour Uyinene's legacy

Kingswood College recently week hosted the inaugural Uyinene Mrwetyana Commemorative Lecture in partnership with the Uyinene Mrwetyana Foundation. The...

1 Apr 2021 | How teaching strategies affect learner performance

Learners whose teachers linked new lessons to prior knowledge achieve significantly better results in maths and science, according to the 2019 Trends ...

30 Mar 2021 | 78% of South Africans will sacrifice select human rights to fight Covid - survey

Research director at the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) Dr Benjamin Roberts talks to Lester Kiewit on The Midday Report about the latest surve...