4. Who wants the vaccine, who doesn’t, and why?

The Sociology, Anthropology and Development Studies (SADS) hosted the first of their Wednesday Seminar Series on Wednesday 16 February 2021. This Seminar discussed the findings and analysis from the University of Johannesburg (UJ)/Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) COVID-19 Democracy Survey on Covid-19 research, the availability of a vaccine and the willingness of South Africans to take it.

Chair: Ms Terri Maggott, Research Coordinator, Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC), UJ.

Speakers: Professor Kate Alexander, South African Research Chair in Social Change, UJ, and Principal Investigator, UJ/HSRC COVID-19 Democracy Survey.

Mr Ngqapheli Mchunu, Junior Researcher, HSRC.

Watch the seminar recording here.

Image courtesy of: HakanGERMAN via Pixabay

Event Type


UJ Library


16 February 2021


15:00 CAT