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8 Nov 2018 | Are criminal justice institutions continuing to entertain the violation of rape victims' rights?

More and more people feel unsafe in South Africa. Crime statistics indicate that South Africans do not feel safe in their homes, communities and work ...

2 Nov 2018 | Indian Ocean Rim Association meets in Durban

The HSRC's Prof Narnia Bohler-Muller, along with Mr Selby Modiba from the Department of Science and Technology (DST), represented South Africa at a me...

2 Nov 2018 | Medicine in the 4th Industrial Revolution era: Where do we place cancer?

Certain types of cancer may be curable if diagnosed and treated early. To explore emerging biomedical diagnostic and treatment technologies the Human ...

2 Nov 2018 | The first of its kind outside Gauteng: A community-owned non-communicable disease screening service in Sweetwaters

Since 2015, Dr Alastair van Heerden from HSD and his colleague Laurie Bruns at the UCLA Center for World Health have worked with MBA teams from UCLA o...

30 Oct 2018 | Monitoring and responding to political violence in SA

Prof Mia Swart, Research Director at the Human Sciences Research Council, talks about violence in different spheres of South African life and strategi...

17 Oct 2018 | Vice President of Madagascar's Parliament visits AISA in the HSRC

As part of its mandate to continue seeking solutions to Africa’s developmental challenges, the Africa Institute of South Africa (AISA) in the Hu...

28 Sep 2018 | Symbolic support for land reform as a redress policy in South Africa

" 1.    Benjamin RobertsChief Research Specialist, Human Sciences Research Council2.    Narnia Bohler-MullerExecutive...

21 Sep 2018 | HSRC Annual Report 2017/2018 presented to Parliament

The HSRC's Annual Report 2017/2018 is being presented in Parliament today. The report can be viewed and downloaded here: http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/a...

6 Sep 2018 | Prof Michael Chapman receives 2018 HSRC Medal in Social Sciences and Humanities

The 3rd Annual Medal in the Social Sciences and Humanities was bestowed upon Professor Michael Chapman of the Durban University of Technology (DUT) at...

8 Aug 2018 | Professor Khangelani Zuma - Appointment as Honorary Associate Professor

" The HSRC is pleased to announce that Prof Khangelani Zuma has been appointed as Honorary Associate Professor in the School of Public Health. The a...