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6 Oct 2020 | CSIR celebrates 75 years of touching lives through innovation

Africa’s leading research, development and innovation organisation, the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), has reached a maj...

5 Oct 2020 | Four lessons to learn from state's management of Covid-hit townships

IVAN TUROK: Four lessons to learn from state’s management of Covid-hit townshipsEvidence from the National Income Dynamics Study —Coronavi...

1 Oct 2020 | As corruption rocks South Africa, CoST scoping study shows appetite for change

In 2018, South Africa was shaken by a series of allegations relating to large and widespread corruption throughout the country. Given the huge sums as...

1 Oct 2020 | Covid-19 has made inequality worse, researchers find

The Covid-19 pandemic and the nationwide lockdown have deepened inequality, especially in the job market and in education, according to a major survey...

1 Oct 2020 | Mapping the lockdown

Covid-19 and the nationwide lockdown has hit poor urban communities the hardestIvan Turok and Justin Visagie A key feature of the government’s ...

1 Oct 2020 | Prep well underway for COVID-19 extent study

NATIONAL NEWS - The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) is in the final stages of the preparation for a study to determine the extent of COVID-19 i...

1 Oct 2020 | The Covid-19 crisis has amplified spatial inequalities

Ivan Turok, Justin Visagie, 1 October 2020The economic and social crisis induced by Covid-19 is unfolding in different ways across the country. New ev...

30 Sep 2020 | Former jockey given life term for brutal murder

“There are no winners and losers, everybody lost.” These were the words of Rob Scott, brother of Janet Scott, 54, after former jockey Grah...

30 Sep 2020 | Covid-19: High prevalence found in Cape Town antibody study

Initial results from a seroprevalence survey conducted in the Cape Town metro indicate that 37% of pregnant women and 42% of people living with HIV ha...

28 Sep 2020 | Dr Musa Mabaso - Interview on SAFM

MEDIATED CONVERSATION: where are we locally and internationally with Covid-19? - Dr Musa MabasoProf Alex Welte - Epidemiologist Centre of Excellence i...