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3 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....

3 Nov 2020 | HSRC and Facebook name awardees for their request for proposals

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Facebook have announced that, following their collaborative request for proposals to support interdisci...

2 Nov 2020 | South Africa: Families Want Justice for Trojan Horse Massacre Deaths

The families of the victims of the Trojan Horse Massacre have vowed not to rest until those responsible for the deaths of their loved ones are prosecu...

2 Nov 2020 | South Africa: In the Belly of South Africa's Alcohol Beast

The country has always had a drinking problem, but the pandemic-prompted alcohol bans - and their aftermath - have lifted the veil on just how dysfunc...

22 Oct 2020 | Transforming Africa's knowledge production using intersectionality theory

An intersectional framework in research and grant-making can help to address persisting gender inequality and interconnected oppressions....

20 Oct 2020 | #PutSouthAfricaFirst movement causing alarm with xenophobic sentiment

Following a tirade of xenophobic tweets under the hashtag #PutSouthAfricaFirst movement, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has released resea...

20 Oct 2020 | Markers and makers of masculinity: A conversation with Sinakekelwe Khumalo

AT: There’s a thread running through your research papers of gender-based violence, ideas of what it means to be a man, and risky sexual behavio...

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...

31 Aug 2020 | Hack Ur Culture - Hackathon

Launch: 24 September 2020 (Heritage Day)Ends: 18 October 2020Closing date for entry: 10 September 2020 Ayeye! Calling all creative and tech pioneers ...