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22 Dec 2020 | Deputy Minister Buti Manamela: Science Forum South Africa

Firstly, the Minister invited Forum participants to, through their participation in the various science policy debates, provide input for the finalisa...

7 Dec 2020 | Renowned SA scientists, Profs Quarraisha and Salim Karim to address opening of SFSA 2020

Media alert issued by the Department of Science and Innovation Science Forum South Africa (SFSA) 2020 will open on Wednesday, 9 December with South A...

3 Dec 2020 | The disabling and enabling effects of COVID-19

Today, 3 December 2020, is International Day of Persons with Disabilities around the world. It also marks the conclusion of South Africa’s Disab...

19 Nov 2020 | US-Africa relations: Biden needs to focus on economic policies and diplomacy rather than China-Africa relations

By Funeka Yazini AprilWhile US president-elect Joe Biden has favoured greater US engagement with Africa to counter growing Chinese influence on the co...

18 Nov 2020 | New NRF SARCHI Chair in African Feminist Imaginations for Mandela Uni

Nelson Mandela University wishes to announce a second National Research Foundation (NRF) SARCHI Research Chair in Humanities. The Research Chair on Af...

17 Nov 2020 | UJ professor ascends to a prestigious and powerful global post

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has proven it is one of the best academic institutions in the globe when one of its own, Professor Hassina Mouri B...

5 Nov 2020 | South Africa: New Books - Migrant Labour After Apartheid

Women miners have two identities: underground, where traditional markers of femininity must be suppressed, and at home, where they are expected to be ...

4 Nov 2020 | How SA can best tackle xenophobia & prejudice against migrants - HSRC study

Xenophobia is a serious problem in South Africa. Cross-border migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in the country face harassment and discrimination....

4 Nov 2020 | HSRC and Facebook announce grant awardees for research on ethics, human rights and AI in Africa

HSRC and Facebook announce grant awardees for research on ethics, human rights and AI in Africa Pretoria, Monday 2 November 2020 – The Human Sci...

4 Nov 2020 | South Africa: Study Sheds Light On How South Africa Can Best Tackle Prejudice Against Migrants

Xenophobia is a serious problem in South Africa. Cross-border migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in the country face harassment and discrimination....