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: SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH
2019 Social sciences and humanities R&D investment in South Africa: current priorities, future needs
This policy brief uses the R&D data as a proxy, to propose that institutional R&D planners and national policymakers need to find a greater ...
Expenditure on research and experimental development in the social sciences and humanities (SSH) in South Africa has almost doubled over the...Download this report