Research outputs

Access is provided to research outputs generated by HSRC researchers since 2000. All research outputs are provided free of charge to the public, with the exception of confidential reports. Where possible the full-text is provided for immediate download. If you are interested in obtaining a copy of an output which is not immediately available for download, please contact the Digital Curation Team at

HSRC Repository

The HSRC Institutional Repository is an important tool that the HSRC utilises to preserve and disseminate its documents. Different types of publications including scholarly research outputs are collected, preserved and distributed in a digital format.

Research data

The HSRC Research Data Service provides a digital repository of the HSRC's research data in support of evidence-based human and social development.


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2010 Indigo: an international doctorate for health systems research

This article looks at the International Doctorate in Global Health (Indigo), an innovation programme in 2009 and coordinated by the Centre f...

2007 Stewardship: protecting the public's health

South Africa has a large private health sector, dominated by medical schemes, which cover about 14% of the population. Transformation effort...

2003 South African public health system and prevention of communicable diseases

The World Bank commissioned the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) to undertake a historical review of the South African public health c...