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26 Apr 2018 | Inclusive Development in Africa: Transformation of Global Relations

This book addresses a fundamental developmental challenge for Africa: given all that we know about pertinent issues, what should be done to ensure eff...

26 Apr 2018 | Inclusive Development in Africa: Transformation of Global Relations

This book addresses a fundamental developmental challenge for Africa: given all that we know about pertinent issues, what should be done to ensure eff...

24 Apr 2018 | New fellowship for early career women scientists - Call for applications

Call for ApplicationsThe Early Career Women Scientists (ECWS) fellowship is a prestigious award of up to USD 50,000 offered to women who have complete...

23 Mar 2018 | Eminent African scholar, Dr Ibbo Mandaza to deliver the annual Archie Mafeje Memorial Lecture

The Human Science Research Council’s (HSRC) Africa Institute of South Africa (AISA), in collaboration with the University of South Africa’...

23 Feb 2018 | Making the road by walking: The evolution of the South African Constitution

New book announcement Written by the HSRC's Prof Narnia Bohler-Muller, Dr Michael Cosser and Gary Pienaar is now available from Pretoria University L...

5 Jan 2018 | First South African study to look at HIV prevalence in transgender women

The first South African integrated biological and behavioral survey on HIV in transgender women will be supported by various South African and interna...

16 Dec 2017 | Young HSRC leader joins prestigious Ship for World Youth programme

The HSRC’s Dr Firdous Khan has been selected to be part of the Ship for World Youth programme, a mostly ship-based international youth exchange ...

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...