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9 Apr 2020 | Democratic oversight in the time of the Covid-19 lockdown

In the spirit of ‘thuma mina’, most South Africans responded positively to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s call for a national COVID-19 ...

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...

8 Apr 2020 | Tuberculosis in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa

The COVID-19 pandemic reached South Africa in March - the month in which World Tuberculosis (TB) Day is commemorated. The 24th of March is dedicated t...

6 Apr 2020 | How to protect yourself: Hendrik Buthelezi

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has, as part of efforts to create more informed awareness of the Coronavirus outbreak that is currently swe...

6 Apr 2020 | How to protect yourself: Lucas Radebe

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has, as part of efforts to create more informed awareness of the Coronavirus outbreak that is currently swe...

6 Apr 2020 | How to protect yourself: Ox Nche

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has, as part of efforts to create more informed awareness of the Coronavirus outbreak that is currently swe...

6 Apr 2020 | How to protect yourself: Saray Khumalo

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has, as part of efforts to create more informed awareness of the Coronavirus outbreak that is currently swe...

6 Apr 2020 | How to protect yourself: Thomas Du Toit

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has, as part of efforts to create more informed awareness of the Coronavirus outbreak that is currently swe...

6 Apr 2020 | Not a 'skop, skiet en donner' moment: Defence Force deployment in the time of COVID-19

With the deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) for three months to assist the police in containing the spread of the COVID-19...