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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...

17 Jul 2018 | HSRC launches National HIV Prevalence, Incidence and Behaviour Survey results

The fifth National HIV Prevalence, Incidence and Behaviour Study (SABSSM V) findings are being released today....

17 Jul 2018 | Professor Charles Hongoro appointed Deputy Executive Director: RIA

It is with great pleasure that we announce that Professor Charles Hongoro has been appointed Deputy Executive Director: RIA effective 1 July 2018.Prof...

11 Jul 2018 | From Providers to Carers: Men as Fathers

Twenty years ago, fatherhood wasn’t much of a political issue. Gender activists in South Africa focused on the ravages of HIV and gender-based v...

2 Jul 2018 | New Executive Director for AISA

The HSRC is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Cheryl Hendricks as the ED: ASIA, effective 1 July 2018....