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05 August 2022

Celebrating science

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

The University of Pretoria in collaboration with the Human Sciences Research Council hosted a National Science Week during the week-long celebration of science from 1 to 5 August 2022.

The week-long programme comprised of panel discussions, storytelling for communicating science, a documentary and community outreach.

1 August 2022 | University of Pretoria

Building our own timber from school science curriculum: How can basic sciences play a role towards sustainable development?

2 August 2022 | Mothong Heritage site

Indigenous knowledge about diversity: Presentation to the youth by Mothong African Heritage Project in Mamelodi West

3 August 2022 | HSRC Centre for Community Based Research, Sweetwaters

Story telling as science communication tool: Community experiences in health research – TB, HIV treatment & PrEP

4 August 2022 | Iziko Slave Lodge Museum

Science in communities: Towards open innovation for social and economic impact

5 August 2022 | Bishop Lavis Secondary School

Intersectionality of Science: Communication for society & strengthening basic science for social justice

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)