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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2020 Science engagement strategy and youth into science strategy: talent development programme participants 2017-2019

The Talent Development Programme (TDP), which was started in 2005, is a residential, enrichment and additional academic contact time program...

2020 Science and the publics: mapping public relationship with science surveys

In 2008 the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and the South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement (SAASTA) collaborated...

2020 COVID-19: an opportunity for cultivating a positive public relationship with science in South Africa

The world faces accelerated change and uncertainty as countries try to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. South Africa also has to contend wit...

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2020 The Department of Science and Innovations National Youth Service Programme: workplace experience for unemployed science graduates: 2019 technical report

The aim of this report is to describe the innovation activities, the nature and patterns of interaction among innovation actors as well as t...