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Revolutionising access to social housing data and analysis for positive change
30 April 2024
13:00 to 15:00

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and the University of the Free State (UFS), together with our key partners – the Social Housing Regulatory Authority (SHRA), the National Association of Social Housing Organisations, Ndifuna Ukwazi, and Development Action Group – invite you to join the official launch of our new social housing portal.

Whether you’re a resident, government official, social housing practitioner, investor, researcher, journalist, or come from any other background or profession, our new social housing portal revolutionises access to social housing data in South Africa to empower you in enacting positive change.

Date: 30 April 2024

Time: 13:00 – 15:00

Key highlights:

  • Keynote speeches from HSRC, SHRA, UFS and other key partners
  • Showcasing of the portal, including the map explorer and dashboard
  • Panel discussion with sector experts
  • Open discussion and opportunities for collaboration

Register to attend virtually: Please click here to register.

Contact: For more information, please contact Professor Andreas Scheba at

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