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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 ...

17 May 2017 | Encouraging progress in the national HIV and behaviour study

With only two months into South Africa’s National HIV & Behaviour Survey, teams of field workers collecting behavioural survey data and bloo...

16 May 2017 | HSRC's Africa Week programme to look at promoting research and innovation

To mark the annual commemoration of Africa month, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in collaboration with a range of partners invites membe...

11 Apr 2017 | Release of national R&D Survey and IP & Technology Transfer reports

The South African Department of Science and Technology (DST), National Intellectual Property Management Office (NIPMO), Southern African Research and ...

6 Apr 2017 | Unpacking the concept of 'poverty': the HSRC's new strategic direction

Every second year the HSRC organises a conference to showcase the work of both young and seasoned researchers, as was the case in November 2016. The t...

31 Mar 2017 | Call for nominations to serve on HSRC Board

The Minister of Science and Technology hereby invites interested parties to nominate candidates to be considered for appointment to the Human Sciences...