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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2009 The perceived relevance of HIV/AIDS prevention and care programmes for reducing vulnerability in communities

Background: The South African National Strategic Plan for HIV & AIDS and STI calls for an intensified, comprehensive, multi-sectoral, nation...

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2008 Involvement of teachers, parents and community in life skills and sex education in South African secondary schools

The aim of this study was to explore the involvement of parents and community in life skills and sex education. The study sample included 1...

2008 Evaluating the impact of an HIV& AIDS Community Training Partnership Programme (CTPP) in five diamond mining communities in South Africa

In February 2007, Soul City and De Beers requested a qualitative evaluation of the process and impact that the programme has had in the five...

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