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7 Dec 2020 | Renowned SA scientists, Profs Quarraisha and Salim Karim to address opening of SFSA 2020

Media alert issued by the Department of Science and Innovation Science Forum South Africa (SFSA) 2020 will open on Wednesday, 9 December with South A...

3 Dec 2020 | The disabling and enabling effects of COVID-19

Today, 3 December 2020, is International Day of Persons with Disabilities around the world. It also marks the conclusion of South Africa’s Disab...

3 Dec 2020 | Watch livestream of the release of TIMSS results

The release of the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2019 results will be broadcast live on the Department of Basic E...

2 Dec 2020 | HSRC and partners to deliberate on social issues under the theme of Radical Reason at 2020 Science Forum

The HSRC will bring together a consortium of partners from the humanities and social sciences in the country, under the theme of Radical Reason at the...

19 Nov 2020 | US-Africa relations: Biden needs to focus on economic policies and diplomacy rather than China-Africa relations

By Funeka Yazini AprilWhile US president-elect Joe Biden has favoured greater US engagement with Africa to counter growing Chinese influence on the co...

18 Nov 2020 | New NRF SARCHI Chair in African Feminist Imaginations for Mandela Uni

Nelson Mandela University wishes to announce a second National Research Foundation (NRF) SARCHI Research Chair in Humanities. The Research Chair on Af...

18 Nov 2020 | The Future of Work in a Post COVID-19 Africa: Engaging Knowledge Production and Knowledge Systems

Call for abstracts The Future of Work in a Post COVID-19 Africa: Engaging Knowledge Production and Knowledge Systems...

17 Nov 2020 | UJ professor ascends to a prestigious and powerful global post

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has proven it is one of the best academic institutions in the globe when one of its own, Professor Hassina Mouri B...

16 Nov 2020 | CHE, SAQA, & QCTO 2019/20 Annual Reports

Prof Themba Mosia, Chairperson, Council on Higher Education (CHE), commenced by introducing the delegation and the management team. He told Members th...

16 Nov 2020 | The recruitment landscape post-COVID-19

With as many as 30.1 percent of South Africans being left without work due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was interesting to tap into the data to uncove...