7 08, 2018

“What does ‘going to scale’ mean in poor communities in South Africa?” – IBP-SA’s Albert van Zyl explains

2018-08-07T09:18:12+00:00Categories: Grantee News and Publications, Justice, Equality and Rights Programme|Tags: , , , , , |

Albert van Zyl, Director of the International Budget Partnership (IBP) South Africa, recently wrote an article examining how progress goes to scale through activities undertaken by the organisation in South Africa.

26 07, 2018

OSF-SA Supporting Women and Transgender Activists To Attend International AIDS Conference 2018

2018-07-27T08:54:58+00:00Categories: Justice, Equality and Rights Programme, OSF-SA News and Publications|Tags: , , |

The Open Society Foundation for South Africa (OSF-SA) has supported 15 young women and transgender activists from the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) to attend the 22nd International AIDS Conference 2018.

26 07, 2018

Inaugural Prudence Mabele Award – International AIDS Conference 2018, Amsterdam

2018-08-02T10:15:32+00:00Categories: Grantee News and Publications, Justice, Equality and Rights Programme|Tags: , , |

The Inaugural 2018 Prudence Mabele Prize in Gender Justice and Equity (multi year endowment by Open Society Foundations and Ford Foundation in partnership with the Positive Women’s Network of South Africa).

23 07, 2018

Prudence Mabele Prize presented to South African sex work activist Duduzile Dlamini at AIDS 2018

2018-07-27T08:03:42+00:00Categories: Grantee News and Publications, Justice, Equality and Rights Programme|Tags: , |

Prudence Mabele Prize presented to South African sex work activist Duduzile Dlamini at AIDS 2018.

2 07, 2018

OSF-SA Grantees Feature: Mail & Guardian’s 200 Young South Africans 2018

2018-07-05T13:43:11+00:00Categories: Grantee News and Publications, Information, Expression and Accountability Programme, Justice, Equality and Rights Programme, Research and Advocacy Unit|Tags: , |

The Mail & Guardian recently published their annual ‘200 Young South Africans’ list. The Open Society Foundation for South Africa is proud to announce that 12 of our grantees have team members featured on 2018’s list of changemakers.

19 05, 2018

Press Statement: SEXUAL HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS

2018-06-27T11:03:06+00:00Categories: Information, Expression and Accountability Programme, Justice, Equality and Rights Programme, OSF-SA News and Publications, Research and Advocacy Unit|Tags: , , |

OSF-SA does not tolerate any form of harassment or sexual misconduct, and we expect the organisations we support to hold themselves to the same standard.

29 01, 2018

The Social Audit Network Launches Documentary on the History of Social Auditing in South Africa

2018-06-27T11:05:21+00:00Categories: Justice, Equality and Rights Programme, OSF-SA News and Publications, Research and Advocacy Unit|Tags: , |

A new documentary created by the Social Audit Network focuses on the journey of urban informal and rural communities and civil society organisations that have been conducting social audits since 2013. The piece explains how and why social audits started in South Africa, using footage from act Read more >

13 12, 2017

OSF-SA Sends Young South Africans to Attend the Legal Empowerment Course in Budapest

2018-06-27T11:05:31+00:00Categories: Justice, Equality and Rights Programme|Tags: , |

OSF-SA supported three participants to attend the Legal Empowerment Course in Budapest, Hungary. The participants included two community-based paralegals from Community Advice Offices (CAOs), and the Research and Knowledge Management Officer at the National Alliance for the Development of Com Read more >

7 07, 2017

OSF-SA Grantees Feature: Mail & Guardian’s 200 Young South Africans 2017

2018-06-27T11:06:35+00:00Categories: Grantee News and Publications, Information, Expression and Accountability Programme, Justice, Equality and Rights Programme, Research and Advocacy Unit|

Every year, coinciding with Youth Month, the Mail & Guardian releases a list of 200 South Africans under 35 who have done exceptional work in their fields as well as aim to uplift South African society. The Open Society Foundation for South Africa is proud to announce that eight of our gr Read more >