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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2019 Toward a new peace and security agenda: contributions from Pan-Africanism

This chapter contributes to this endeavor by outlining some of the theoretical developments in the approaches to conflict management and out...

2019 How "Organized hypocrisy" within the standby force is pulling African institutions from the global influence

Organized hypocrisy (henceforth shortened to OH) as a concept brings to the fore the importance of understanding how organizations manage co...

2016 Norm revisionists, not norm breakers: the emerging multipolar landscape of peace operations

In the past two decades, the ability of African countries to contribute assets to peace operations has increased to a remarkable degree. Und...

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