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26 Apr 2019 | Realising rights to adequate food and nutrition - a seminar

Dr Peter Jacobs, a research director in the HSRC’s Economic Performance and Development research programme, was an invited speaker at a recent L...

17 Apr 2019 | New book: Sam Tambani: A Gem Lost Too Soon

The HSRC has announced the publication of a new book The Life and Works of Sam Tambani: A Gem Lost Too Soon. The book is published by AISA and edited ...

16 Apr 2019 | Call for papers: international workshop on "Knowledge, evidence and how to 'leave no one behind'

CROPNet partners UKZN, CODESRIA, Universitetet i Bergen - Global Challenges, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and Department of Science and ...

4 Apr 2019 | EPD's Leslie Bank appointed Professor Extraordinaire

Prominent South African social anthropologist, Leslie Bank was recently appointed as Professor Extraordinaire in the Department of Social Sciences at ...

3 Apr 2019 | 2019 National Skills Conference

Vijay Reddy was one of the plenary speakers at the 2019 National Skills Conference Building a demand-led skills development system that focuses on inc...

25 Mar 2019 | DGSD attends W20 Japan 2019: G20 engagement group on gender

This week Professor Narnia Bohler-Muller of the HSRC's Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery programme attended the W20 Japan 2019 gathering in T...

25 Mar 2019 | Passing the baton: Mandela's legacy and today's student protests

By Andrea Teagle A short way up the road from where a conference was taking place about the making of Mandela, opposite a war memorial, an art museum...

25 Mar 2019 | DGSD attends W20 Japan 2019: G20 engagement group on gender

This week Professor Narnia Bohler-Muller of the HSRC's Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery programme attended the W20 Japan 2019 gathering in T...

25 Mar 2019 | Passing the baton: Mandela's legacy and today's student protests

A short way up the road from where a conference was taking place about the making of Mandela, opposite a war memorial, an art museum containing tradit...

14 Mar 2019 | Youth development in Africa to take the centre stage at the 2019 AYGS Conference

Emerging scholars from different parts of Africa will meet in South Africa for the 13th annual Africa Young Graduates and Scholars (AYGS) conference t...