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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2020 Getting urban density to work in informal settlements in Africa

The drawbacks of crowded informal settlements stand in stark contrast to the theoretical promise that urban density is the key to building m...

2020 An analysis of retracted articles with authors or co-authors from the African region: possible implications for training and awareness raising

Retraction of research articles is increasing but the reasons and characteristics of retractions involving authors from Africa have not been...

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2020 An appraisal of bilingual language policy implementation in South African higher education

The demand for promoting bilingual and multilingual language policies in African universities can be regarded as a decolonial force for driv...