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ASSAf and NHREC POPIA Stakeholder Engagement with the RECs, 18 May 2021
(Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), 2021)
ASSAf is facilitating the process to develop a Code of Conduct for Research under the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA), having hosted three stakeholder events that were attended by scientists and researchers ...
COVID-19 and Human Rights: Perspectives on Socio-economic Rights and Violence
(Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), 2020-12-07)
South Africa like other countries worldwide, was forced to impose lockdowns to curb the spread of COVID-19 since March 2020. While the measures taken by the government aided in slowing down the spread of the pandemic, they ...
The Launch of the National Rollout of the Municipal Innovation Maturity Index (MIMI) (A tool to measure innovation in municipalities)
(Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) & Department of Science and Innovation (DSI), 2021)
The MIMI project was initiated by the DSI in partnership with the South African Local Government Association (SALGA), the HSRC and UKZN. The purpose of this initiative was to develop an innovative tool capable of assessing ...
Building Profitable and Sustainable Community Owned Connectivity Networks
(Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) & Department of Science and Innovation (DSI), 2020)
The IID seminar titled “Building Profitable and Sustainable Community Owned Connectivity Networks”, was hosted on 31 August 2020 on Zoom Webinar. The 2019 White Paper on science, technology and innovation (STI) recognise ...
Exploring the Prospects of Using 3D Printing Technology in the South African Human Settlements
(Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) & Department of Science and Technology (DST), 2021)
South Africa is a country with significant socio-economic development challenges, with the majority of South Africans having limited or non-existent access to basic infrastructure, services, housing and socio-economic ...