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One Ocean Hub

Integrating research across disciplines and sectors, and at different scales

Era of marine spatial planning

It brings together everyone who has an interest in South Africa's oceans

​UFS celebrates excellence through its research hubs

The UFS now has 156 NRF-rated researchers and five Sarchi Research Chairs

Development in law and international collaboration

The need to develop a new corps of legal experts has led to three Research Chairs tasked with developing that capacity.

How yesterday changes today’s society

South African society provides a uniquely rich tapestry on which researchers can draw to conduct endless studies and decades of future work.

Investigating the ‘rebellion of the poor’

South Africa is no stranger to upheaval as a result of unrest in communities that feel neglected and abandoned.

Natural meds could boost economy

The priority given to preserving indigenous knowledge systems is evident in two Research Chairs dedicated to elevating traditional knowledge.

Taking ownership of indigenous languages and learning

Higher education in an African context is the focus of two Research Chairs that explore fundamental issues about the delivery of higher learning.

Maths skills under the spotlight

Two education-focused Research Chairs based at Wits are addressing the critical issue of the country’s mathematics skills.

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Pharmacists, denied frontline status, get PPE late

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Mining company uses rich seam of technology to gear up for Covid-19

Itec Direct technology provides instant temperature screening of staff returniing to the workplace with no human contact

Covid-19 and Back to School Webinar

If our educators can take care of themselves, they can take care of the children they teach

5G technology is the future

Besides a healthcare problem Covid-19 is also a data issue and 5G technology, with its lightning speed, can help to curb its spread

JTI off to court for tobacco ban: Government not listening to industry or consumers

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Holistic Financial Planning for Professionals Webinar

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Undeterred by Covid-19 pandemic, China and Africa hold hands, building a community of a shared future for mankind

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