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3 Nov 2015 | BRICS Research Centre launches vibrant YouTube channel

" Follow the activities of the HSRC BRICS Research Centre on YouTube at the centre’s YouTube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/c/HSRCB...

30 Oct 2015 | Two HSRC researchers receive excellent ratings

The NRF recently finalised researchers’ applications for rating and we are very pleased that two of our colleagues have received excellent ratin...

7 Sep 2015 | Higher education and economic development: The importance of building technological capabilities

Higher education institutions contribute to economic development by drawing on evolutionary economics and the national innovation systems approach. Th...

31 Jul 2015 | VakaYiko consortium meets in Accra

The VakaYiko consortium, a network of non-governmental organisations, working in Ghana, South Africa, and Zimbabwe to build the capacity of policy-mak...

30 Jul 2015 | Interrogating the effects of norms and narratives in everyday life

Christopher Colvin, a contributor to Ethical Quandaries in Social Research edited by Deborah Posel and Fiona C Ross, recently participated in a Indexi...

13 Jul 2015 | BRICS Heads of State 2015 Ufa Declaration

The BRICS Ufa Declaration issued from the BRICS Heads of State Summit on 9 July 2015 in Ufa in the Russian Federation presents a strong commitment for...

9 Jun 2015 | SAJS describes Drinking with Ghosts as a powerful work

Drinking with Ghosts: The Aftermath of Apartheid’s Dirty War is a powerful work dealing with South Africa’s violent political struggles, i...

9 Jun 2015 | SAJS describes Drinking with Ghosts as a powerful work

Drinking with Ghosts: The Aftermath of Apartheid’s Dirty War is a powerful work dealing with South Africa’s violent political struggles, i...

4 Jun 2015 | Call for proposals: urban transformations in SA

As a direct outcome of a workshop on Urban Transformations co-hosted by the HSRC, the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the National Res...

27 May 2015 | HSRC appoints new CEO

" The Board of the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Crain A. Soudien as the new Chief Execu...