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What's At Stake in New Finance Minister's First Budgetaction will remove a large financial burden on the South African taxpayer. Dis
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action will remove a large financial burden on the South African taxpayer. Disclosure statement Jannie Rossouw is a C3-rated researcher and receives funding from the National Research Foundation (NRF). He is also a concerned South African taxpa... Read more
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Philanthropy and Universities - Supporting South Africa's Engine Room of New Ideasnew ideas and play a critical role in its development. Last week Belinda Bozzo
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new ideas and play a critical role in its development. Last week Belinda Bozzoli wrote an article pointing out that the National Research Foundation, which provides significant research funds to universities, will be cutting its funding by... Read more
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Using the Army to Fight Crime Is a Bad Idea - Here's Whyif they focused on fixing the police service and strengthening crime intelligen
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if they focused on fixing the police service and strengthening crime intelligence, and stopped pursuing unhelpful ideas like using the army to fight crime. Disclosure statement Theo Neethling receives funding from the National Research Founda... Read more
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A 'Truly Wondrous Moment' - African Telescope Helps Observe Spectacular Cosmic EventTelescope, commonly known as the SKA, in engineering, science and construction.
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Telescope, commonly known as the SKA, in engineering, science and construction. SARAO is a National Facility managed by the National Research Foundation and incorporates radio astronomy instruments and programmes such as the MeerKAT and KAT-7... Read more
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Life Stories of Significant South African Women Told Through the Prism of Loveof heroic women whose public and private lives were intimately bound and who we
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of heroic women whose public and private lives were intimately bound and who were bound by love. Disclosure statement F. Fiona Moolla receives funding from the National Research Foundation for her project, "Romantic Love in African Cultural For... Read more
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President Zuma Loses Bid to Dodge 783 Charges. But Will He Have the Last Laugh?for a sitting president to face criminal charges and be prosecuted. Disclosure
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for a sitting president to face criminal charges and be prosecuted. Disclosure statement Pierre de Vos receives funding from the National Research Foundation. He is affiliated with the Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitu... Read more
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Ancient DNA Increases the Genetic Time Depth of Modern Humansthe relationships between the different groups that roamed the African landscap
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the relationships between the different groups that roamed the African landscape during ancient times. Disclosure statement Marlize Lombard receives funding from the African Origins Platform of the National Research Foundation of Sout... Read more
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XPrize Will Tackle Alzheimer’s (And More) In Its Next Grand Challengesa mix of individuals, foundations, companies, and crowdfunding. (Funders listed
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
a mix of individuals, foundations, companies, and crowdfunding. (Funders listed on each team’s page—such as Singapore’s National Research Foundation, Chilean Mining Consortium, Accenture, and Green China— provided the six-month... Read more
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Why Translators and Interpreters Deserve a Special Day of Recognitionremain. But, in the words of Nelson Mandela himself: No matter what challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
remain. But, in the words of Nelson Mandela himself: No matter what challenges lie ahead, none are as great as those we have already overcome. Disclosure statement Kim Wallmach has previously received funding from the National Research Foundat... Read more
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Helping start-ups and entrepreneurs, the ‘new heroes’ of Singapore, succeedAward under T21 to recognise entrepreneurs who have failed but continued to per
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
Award under T21 to recognise entrepreneurs who have failed but continued to persevere until they achieve success. The National Research Foundation later supported Failcon, a conference for entrepreneurs to openly share their learning... Read more
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Turning Traditional Teaching On Its Head Helps Rural Science Studentsit, and challenge other academics to try this approach, too. Disclosure statem
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it, and challenge other academics to try this approach, too. Disclosure statement Aliza le Roux receives funding from the National Research Foundation and the Afromontane Research Unit. She is part of the South African Young Academy of Science and... Read more
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Axis and Revolution - Gabeba Baderoon Compiles Her Fourth Collection of PoetryIn this period she has also been involved in editing and writing projects for t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
In this period she has also been involved in editing and writing projects for the Human Sciences Research Council, the National Research Foundation, the Academy of Science of South Africa, the SAMRC's Burden of Disease Unit and for Pearson... Read more
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Prominent African Intellectual Achille Mbembe to Discuss African Borders At AfDB Eminent Speakers Seminarat the universities of Harvard, Duke and California in Berkeley in the United S
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
at the universities of Harvard, Duke and California in Berkeley in the United States. He has been recognized by the National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa as one of the continent's top researchers. The large number of his... Read more
27d
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Whose Keeping an Eye On South Africa's Spies? Nobody, and That's the ProblemAnd they then pose a severe threat to democracy. Disclosure statement Laurie
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
And they then pose a severe threat to democracy. Disclosure statement Laurie Nathan has received grants from the National Research Foundation and the governments of the United Kingdom, Norway, Finland, Belgium and Switzerland. He was a... Read more
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The Fight Against Poaching Must Shift to Empowering Communitiesprocess of incentivising communities. One thing is clear: we need to create hap
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process of incentivising communities. One thing is clear: we need to create happy sustainable communities that benefit from and live in harmony with ecosystems. Annette Hübschle receives funding from the South African National Research Found... Read more

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