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28 Nov 2017 | SASAS survey hits the road

The Democracy Governance and Service Delivery research programme has launched the longitudinal study, South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS). T...

24 Nov 2017 | AISA writing retreat for emerging scholars

Summary: Post-AYGS 2017 Writing Workshop On 20-21 November 2017 the Africa Institute of South Africa (AISA) organised a writing retreat for emerging...

23 Nov 2017 | Some sectors continue investing in R&D despite economic challenges

The 2015/16 National Survey of Research and Experimental Development (R&D Survey) report released today shows that, despite the economic challenge...

16 Nov 2017 | HIV prevention needs of male-male partnerships study conducted by the HSRC

In a Southern African first, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) working with partners, has conducted a study looking at the HIV prevention nee...

9 Nov 2017 | Researchers shine at International Population Conference

Several researchers raised the HSRC flag at the prestigious International Population Conference, by presenting pertinent findings from their work....

25 Oct 2017 | The role of STI indicators in monitoring SA's inclusive socio-economic development

On 6 October 2017, the HSRC hosted the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Roadshow on behalf of the National Advisory Council on Innovation (NACI). The event wa...

8 Sep 2017 | Appointment of Group Executive Shared Services/ Chief Financial Officer

" Ms Crystal Abdoll is the Group Executive Shared Services as well as CFO of the HSRC. Ms Abdoll has previously occupied the position of Chief Audit...

1 Sep 2017 | Appointment of Prof Sharlene Swartz as Deputy Executive Director: Human and Social Development

" Professor Sharlene Swartz has been appointed as the Deputy Executive Director of the Human and Social Development programme within the HSRC as fr...

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 ...