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12 Oct 2016 | Restitution: Something for everyone

The first ever conference on restitution to be held in South Africa takes place in November 2016. What sets this event apart from others, is its all-e...

29 Sep 2016 | LMIP releases first major skills planning report

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) was commissioned by Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) to study the dynamics of skills supp...

28 Sep 2016 | Children in South African Families - Lives and Times

" This book presents a comprehensive overview of African children's lives in times of transition, transformation, and change some twenty-two years af...

22 Sep 2016 | Dr Glenda Kruss appointed as DED: CeSTII

The HSRC is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Glenda Kruss as the Deputy Executive Director for the Centre for Science, Technology and Innovat...

15 Sep 2016 | New and creative ways to deliver books to young children in low-income countries

The Impact of Open Licensing on the Early Reader Ecosystem examines how to use open licensing to promote quality learning resources for young children...

1 Sep 2016 | Latest LMIP Research publication available for download

LMIP issued the latest edition of their Research Bulletin...

20 Jul 2016 | National HIV Survey kicks off in August

South African National HIV, Behaviour and Health Survey 2016 ‘Measuring Impact and Progress’ kicks off in August 2016. The Human Sciences ...

1 Jun 2016 | R&D expenditure increases in SA for third consecutive year

The 2013/14 R&D survey shows that gross expenditure on research and development (GERD) has increased in nominal terms in South Africa for the thir...

17 May 2016 | HSRC appoints new DCEO: Research

The HSRC Board has approved the appointment of Prof Leickness Simbayi as the Deputy CEO for Research, effective 1 June 2016. Prof Simbayi has a rich h...

5 May 2016 | Call to nominate outstanding young scientists to young academy

The South African Young Academy of Science (SAYAS) is accepting nominations for New Members....