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15 Jan 2021 | Vacancy: Chief Executive Officer, HSRC

The HSRC now seeks to appoint as its CEO a dynamic, courageous, innovative and experienced thought- leader, who is able to motivate and inspire staff,...

11 Jan 2021 | Survey shows healthcare workers feel depressed, afraid: Prof Priscilla Reddy

The Human Sciences Research Council in partnership with the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Nelson R. Mandela School of Medicine early in 2020 conducted...

22 Dec 2020 | Deputy Minister Buti Manamela: Science Forum South Africa

Firstly, the Minister invited Forum participants to, through their participation in the various science policy debates, provide input for the finalisa...

22 Dec 2020 | World needs to rethink how it motivates mask-wearing

As a second wave of coronavirus infections hits South Africa, psychologist Garret Barnwell argues that the country needs to find different and creativ...

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 | Science Forum SA 2020 closes after three days of vibrant discussions

Science Forum South Africa (SFSA) 2020 has contributed to deepening cooperation on science, technology and innovation (STI) in South Africa, reinforci...

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

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18 Dec 2020 | Why AI is making harder to get a job and what to do about it.

In 2012 the Department of Higher Education and Training launched the on Skills Supply and Demand in South Africa_ March 2019.pdf Labour Market Intelli...

17 Dec 2020 | CEO of HSRC, Prof Crain Soudien, joins Stephen Grootes on Newzroom Africa

Conversations around reconciliation and race - someone who has examined this issue and thought about this issue is the CEO of HSRC To listen to the i...

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...