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24 Apr 2020 | Gaps in the design and implementation of the Gauteng housing allocation process

Download the Policy Brief Housing allocation continues to be a concern, not only in South Africa, but also globally, in contexts where public hou...

22 Apr 2020 | Links between SA housing policy and economy fail to support delivery

by Professor Ivan Turok  Introduction   Housing is a crucial issue for the economy, yet the links between housing and economic progres...

21 Apr 2020 | HSRC/PPT Policy Brief: Upgrading Dense Informal Settlements by Building Upwards

Please find below policy brief on “Upgrading dense informal settlements by building upwards?”. Approximately 287,000 households live in 5...

16 Apr 2020 | Living through global trauma: Mental-health implications of COVID-19 from a developing country perspective

As countries travel further along the road of social distancing, the psychological toll of the global coronavirus pandemic is becoming more apparent. ...

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...