Research data

The HSRC Research Data Service provides a digital repository facility for the HSRC's research data in support of evidence based human and social development in South Africa and the broader region. Access to data is dependent on ethical requirements for protecting research participants, as well as on legal agreements with the owners, funders or in the case of data owned by the HSRC, the requirements of the depositors of the data. We facilitate data use by preparing comprehensive metadata and disseminating data and related documents to appropriate target audiences. Data sharing is subject to an End User License agreement. Data sets from the following projects have been curated and are available for use:

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Research data: AFRICA

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2018 Parental involvement and health risk behaviours among school-going adolescents in six African countries

The aim of this study was to assess the association between parental involvement (support and monitoring) and health risk behaviours among a...

2018 African university presses and the institutional logic of the knowledge commons

This article investigates the current status and challenges faced by university presses in Africa, looking particularly at the institutional...

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2018 Challenges with nation-building in Africa: the Heglig oil conflict and crises of identity and belonging in south Sudan

This paper seeks to analyse the challenges associated with building a new nation on the Africa continent and how such challenges could be ov...

2018 Tackling energy, climate and development challenges in Africa

In order to fulfill multiple sustainable development targets, most prominently human development, poverty eradication and climate change mit...