The Journal for Transdisciplinary Research in Southern Africa is dedicated to promoting the concept of transdisciplinary research. It is aimed at creating knowledge with the collaboration of the formal sectors of the natural and human sciences as base. Over and above this, the intention is to focus on levels of knowledge that are to be found at grassroots level. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Predictors of female caregivers’ burden: An estimated conceptual model in low income settings  
Yakubu A. Yakubu, De Wet Schutte
26 January 2023

Review Article

Who is watching the World Health Organisation? ‘Post-truth’ moments beyond infodemic research  
Travis M. Noakes, David Bell, Timothy D. Noakes
21 December 2022

Original Research

Gendered research grant conditions and their effect on women’s application (dis)engagement  
Anita Bosch, Georgina Pondayi
20 December 2022

Review Article

Digital transformation of small and medium enterprises in sub-Saharan Africa: A scoping review  
Mourine S. Achieng, Masike Malatji
20 December 2022

Reviewer Acknowledgement

Acknowledgement to reviewers  
Editorial Office
20 December 2022

Original Research

Securing the cybersafety of South African online high school learners beyond COVID-19  
Baldreck Chipangura, Gustave Dtendjo-Ndjindja
19 December 2022

Review Article

Growth accounting, development accounting and cross-country growth regressions: A conceptual review essay  
Chris W. Callaghan
19 December 2022

Original Research

Gender mainstreaming in the urban space to promote inclusive cities  
Kiara Rampaul, Hangwelani Magidimisha-Chipungu
15 December 2022

Book Review

Colonised medicine and transformative learning – Lessons from Downs’ book: Maladies of Empire: How Colonialism, Slavery, and War Transformed Medicine  
Nontsikelelo O. Mapukata
13 December 2022

Original Research

Adoption for the implementation of smart card technology in public healthcare  
Lario Malungana, Lovemore Motsi
07 December 2022
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 Press Release: Online Resource & News Portal - Department of Health, Republic of South Africa

Visit www.sacoronavirus.co.za for up to date information about the COVID-19 Pandemic. Hotline: 0800 029 999 | WhatsApp: 0600-123456  
Posted: 2022-01-28

Call for Papers: Special Issue


We invite authors to participate in the Special Issue to be published in the Journal for Transdisciplinary Research in Southern Africa in 2023. Title: Efficacy in health science communication in a post-pandemic age: Implications for Southern Africa. Find out more at https://bit.ly/3VkuYT8 Deadline for submissions: 31 May 2023

Posted: 2023-01-15

Event: Conference: Risk and Uncertainty in Finance and Economics


The School of Economics at the University of Johannesburg, in collaboration with the Centre for Mathematical Economics at the Bielefeld University in Germany, cordially invites scholars to submit research papers for presentation consideration at the First Financial Engineering Meeting that will take place on 04 - 07 April 2023 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The meeting aims to bring together academics, sharing their research findings and discussing current and challenging issues in the research areas of “Risk and Uncertainty in Finance and Economics.” This meeting is an ideal occasion for local academics to team up with scholars around the world to present their research, exchange research ideas, and experiences, and develop research projects. The organizing committee welcomes submissions in all areas of risk and uncertainty for presentation at the conference no later than 30 January 2023 (early submission is highly encouraged). Please visit https://bit.ly/3ioUKbv for more information.

Posted: 2023-01-09

Book Release: Read AOSIS’s latest book


Blended learning environments to foster self-directed learning. This book contributes to blended learning for fostering self-directed learning skills and dispositions. Download the open access PDF: https://bit.ly/3FMZEYy . Edited by Christo van der Westhuizen, Mncedisi C. Maphalala, and Roxanne Bailey from the North-West University in South Africa.

Posted: 2022-12-13

Book Release: Read AOSIS’s latest book


Music, Art & Emotion: Depictions of the Night inspired by Romantic Art Song. A contribution to new knowledge about the experiences of artists and their practice. Download the open access PDF: https://bit.ly/3BuGEeW . Edited by Conroy Cupido from the North-West University in South Africa.

Posted: 2022-12-13
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