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14 Dec 2020 | HSRC conducts COVID 19 antibody test - Dr Sizulu Moyo

As South Africa grapples with the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic the Human Sciences Research Council is conducting antibody tests to determine h...

14 Dec 2020 | National COVID-19 study underway

Women’s economic justice critical in realising AU’s Agenda 2063 When South Africa assumed the Chair of the African Union, President Cyril...

14 Dec 2020 | South Africa is in the grips of a second coronavirus wave - Dr Sizulu Moyo

Today (11 December, 9:52) we're seeing an increase of over 8,000 new infections. But, could that number be even higher? eNCA speaks to the Human Scien...

14 Dec 2020 | The matric party's over as second wave of Covid-19 hits SA

As of Thursday, 836,764 Covid-19 cases have been reported, 8,166 of them new. This week the health minister confirmed South Africa is experiencing a s...

11 Dec 2020 | DCES's Tim Hart to co-lead prestigious UKRI COVID-19 research concerning persons with disabilities in South Africa

Following National Disability Rights Awareness Month in South Africa, we are pleased to announce that an international consortium of researchers and d...

11 Dec 2020 | South Africa: Covid-19 - Blood Tests to Be Conducted On 19,000 People in Nine Provinces

Blood samples are to be taken from up to 19,000 people across all provinces, in the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) two-phase nationwide Covid-...

10 Dec 2020 | Media alert: HSRC to present analysis of Western Cape TIMMS results

Tomorrow, the  Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) will be presenting an analysis of the Western Cape’s 2019 Trends in International Mat...

9 Dec 2020 | Covid-19: Blood tests to be conducted on 19,000 people in nine provinces

Blood samples are to be taken from up to 19,000 people across all provinces, in the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) two-phase nationwide Covid-...

9 Dec 2020 | Dr Mabaso's interview on SAFM

Mediated conversation: Covid-19 Super Spreader Hotspots and How the virus would spread during the festive season?Guest: Lucky Ntimane - Liquor Traders...

8 Dec 2020 | Latest TIMSSA results released

The release of the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2019 results took place on 8 December 2020. The Grade 5 test ad...