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22 Sep 2020 | Where are we locally and internationally with Covid-19?

HSRC Chief Research Specialist and Epidemiologist Dr Musa Mabaso joins a mediated conversation on SAfm sunrise, along with Prof Alex Welte - Epidemiol...

21 Sep 2020 | Sinakekelwe Nkwanyana one of 200 exceptional young South Africans

HSRC PhD intern Sinakekelwe Nkwanyana has made it to the Mail & Guardian’s top 200 exceptional young South Africans. Sinakekelwe Nkwanyana ...

21 Sep 2020 | Stewart Ngandu appointed to Higher Education and Research chamber of education SETA

Stewart Ngandu has been appointed as a member of the Higher Education & Research Chamber of the Education, Training and Development Practices Sect...

8 Sep 2020 | Business Eye - Covid-19: Economic density is the problem

The number of people infected by the coronavirus is linked to the density of urban living.South Africa’s townships and informal settlements are ...

8 Sep 2020 | Covid-19 increasing income related poor health by six times new research finds

RESEARCHERS from the Human Sciences Research Council and Wits University have found that income-related poor health in South Africa was six times wors...

8 Sep 2020 | Covid-19: Economic density is the problem - Prof Turok on OFM

The number of people infected by the coronavirus is linked to the density of urban living. South Africa’s townships and informal settlements are...

7 Sep 2020 | Book shines light on Dennis Brutus, one of South Africa's most underrated poets

Fortunately for the rest of us South Africans, the apartheid police state often shot itself in the foot. On the one hand, after a horrifying expos&eac...

7 Sep 2020 | Dr Nelly Sharpley on NEWSROOM AFRICA

Burial Practices & Culture- Study explores how cultural expectations can be met under strict lockdown restrictions To listen to the interview cli...

7 Sep 2020 | Prof Priscilla Reddy on Newsroom Africa

Findings of a National survey on the impact of Covid-19 on South African Health Workers To listen to the interview click on the link below:...

4 Sep 2020 | SAFM podcast with Professor Turok and Mark Misselhorn

Please find below the link to the SAFM podcast with Professor Turok and Mark Misselhorn on 2 September 2020. ...