Media and COVID-19


18 Dec 2020 | NATIONAL COVID-19 ANTIBODY SURVEY: Mr Adlai Davids on Lotus FM

The Human Sciences Research Council together with a range of partners including the National Institute for Communicable Diseases and the South African...

18 Dec 2020 | Survey on Covid-19 impact first wave - News@Prime, Cathy Mohlahlana with Mr Adlai Davids

To listen to the interview  please click on the link below:...

15 Dec 2020 | African Economic Conference: Experts Stress Need for Inclusive Recovery

The need for an inclusive post-COVID-19 economic recovery is a central focus of the 2020 African Economic Conference. Under the theme “Africa be...

15 Dec 2020 | Pandemic fully unmasks South Africa's scourge of booze abuse

As much as 30% of our population has either succumbed to alcoholism or is in danger of going that way. Only two countries in Africa and five in the wo...

14 Dec 2020 | Dr Sizulu Moyo on Radio 702

HSRC conducts survey on spread of Covid-19 on The John Perlman Show, Radio 702To listen to the interview online please click here...

14 Dec 2020 | HSRC conducting antibody testing survey on coronavirus

While South Africa has to grapple with the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) is well underway with work ...

14 Dec 2020 | HSRC conducts COVID 19 antibody test - Dr Sizulu Moyo

As South Africa grapples with the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic the Human Sciences Research Council is conducting antibody tests to determine h...

14 Dec 2020 | National COVID-19 study underway

Women’s economic justice critical in realising AU’s Agenda 2063 When South Africa assumed the Chair of the African Union, President Cyril...

14 Dec 2020 | South Africa is in the grips of a second coronavirus wave - Dr Sizulu Moyo

Today (11 December, 9:52) we're seeing an increase of over 8,000 new infections. But, could that number be even higher? eNCA speaks to the Human Scien...

14 Dec 2020 | The matric party's over as second wave of Covid-19 hits SA

As of Thursday, 836,764 Covid-19 cases have been reported, 8,166 of them new. This week the health minister confirmed South Africa is experiencing a s...