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Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)
Title: Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)
URL: http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en
Creator: Human Sciences Research Council
Abstract: The HSRC is South Africa's statutory research agency. It conducts research that generates critical and independent knowledge relative to all aspects of human and social development. It supports development nationally, in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and in Africa. The HSRC aligns its research activities and structures to South Africa's national development priorities: notably poverty reduction through economic development, skills enhancement, job creation, the elimination of discrimination and inequalities, and effective service delivery. [according to site editor's information]
Table of contents: Research areas
* Centre for Education Quality Improvement
* Centre for Poverty, Employment and Growth
* Centre for Service Delivery
* Child, Youth, Family and Social Development
* Democracy and Governance
* Education, Science and Skills Development
* Gender and Development
* Knowledge Systems
* Policy Analysis and Capacity Enhancement
* Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS and Health
Keywords: Poverty alleviation; Research institutes; National development policy (developing country); Social sciences; South Africa; Republic of South Africa
Countries: South Africa
Subject areas: Economy ยป Development Policy & Poverty
Resource type: Research facilities
Language: English
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