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8 Aug 2017 | HSD researchers contribute to international publication on grandparenting

Grandparents in South Africa have come to play a major role in sustaining their grandchildren's generation. HSRC researchers were involved in this int...

23 May 2017 | SA and Namibia to collaborate on producing national science, technology and innovation indicators

" CeSTII and Namibia’s National Commission on Research Science and Technology today concluded an agreement to collaborate on the production of ...

17 May 2017 | Encouraging progress in the national HIV and behaviour study

With only two months into South Africa’s National HIV & Behaviour Survey, teams of field workers collecting behavioural survey data and bloo...

16 May 2017 | HSRC's Africa Week programme to look at promoting research and innovation

To mark the annual commemoration of Africa month, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in collaboration with a range of partners invites membe...

11 Apr 2017 | Release of national R&D Survey and IP & Technology Transfer reports

The South African Department of Science and Technology (DST), National Intellectual Property Management Office (NIPMO), Southern African Research and ...

6 Apr 2017 | Unpacking the concept of 'poverty': the HSRC's new strategic direction

Every second year the HSRC organises a conference to showcase the work of both young and seasoned researchers, as was the case in November 2016. The t...

31 Mar 2017 | Call for nominations to serve on HSRC Board

The Minister of Science and Technology hereby invites interested parties to nominate candidates to be considered for appointment to the Human Sciences...

31 Mar 2017 | South Africa must move towards an authentic freedom

Ahead of Freedom Month, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) today hosted, with the Department of Science and Technology and Freedom Park, a dis...

16 Mar 2017 | South African National HIV Survey (SABSSM V) is on the road

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) fieldworkers are currently out on the road across the country to visit 60 000 South Africans to request the...

7 Feb 2017 | Congratulations to Dr Olanrewaju Oladineji for publishing in The Lancet

Congratulations to Dr Olanrewaju Oladimeji and his Global Burden of Disease (GBD) team for getting published in The Lancet. The Lancet has an Impact F...