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.

Research outputs: MIGRANTS

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

2021 Migrants, thinkers, storytellers: negotiating meaning and making life in Bloemfontein, South Africa

Migrants, Thinkers, Storytellers develops an argument about how individual migrants, coming from four continents and diverse socioeconomic b...

2020 Leaving no one behind during Covid-19: relief workers' concern for migrants, refugees and asylum seekers

In South Africa, migrants, asylum seekers and refugees have disproportionate access to socioeconomic resources and healthcare services. Find...

Download this report

2019 'Accounting' for migrants in inequality and the future: the distance to openness

The questions of the value of migrations to social development and the alleviation and/ or exacerbation of poverty and inequality have featu...

2019 False beliefs drive xenophobia in South Africa - and education only helps up to a point

In September 2019, a fresh spate of deadly xenophobic violence swept Gauteng, just months after the government launched a national action pl...