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3 Feb 2021 | Plastic Bodies, Public Policy and Popular Anger in Rural South Africa

A study conducted by the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Walter Sisulu University (WSU) for the Eastern Cape Socio Economic Consultative Co...

3 Feb 2021 | Russian Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine is safe and 92% effective - The Lancet

"A lot of people, us included, were sceptical," says Adam Gilchrist. "The Lancet is the number one medical journal in the world.” Russia's Sputn...

2 Feb 2021 | 67% of SA adults want the Covid-19 vaccine, study finds

Cape Town - Professor Linda-Gail Bekker, the deputy director of the UCT's Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, an infectious diseases specialist, said numbers wou...

2 Feb 2021 | Leadership in Question Part 10: What can we learn from Chris Hani's leadership qualities?

“Life was quite harsh for us and we went through some hard times as our mother had to supplement the family budget through subsistence farming; ...

2 Feb 2021 | Overwhelming desire from South Africans to get Covid-19 vaccine - study

Johannesburg – While some South Africans are apprehensive about taking the Covid-19 vaccine, there appears to be an overwhelming desire from the...

2 Feb 2021 | SA does not have to reinvent the wheel in creating workable education policy

We collaborated on a guide that examines how SA can ensure its data policy and governance takes some of the lessons and concerns from previous educati...

2 Feb 2021 | Vaccines expected to offer relief as COVID-19 deaths continue to soar

Authorities in Africa’s most populous country, which has 200 million people, plan to inoculate 40% of the population this year and another 30% i...

1 Feb 2021 | HSRC facing problems with their surveys - Mr Sean Jooste

The Human Sciences Research Council is conducting surveys about the prevalence of Covid-19 antibodies in the country. The problem is that they are com...

29 Jan 2021 | Will you get the vaccine?

A survey by the University of Johannesburg and Human Sciences Research Council has found that of the 100 000 people it polled, 67% said they were like...

29 Jan 2021 | Covid-19 Antibody Survey not a covert vaccination attempt - HSRC & Co.

National COVID-19 Antibody Survey (NCAS) not a covert vaccination attempt says Limpopo Department of HealthThe Limpopo Provincial Health Department an...