16 11, 2018

Announcement on 2019 Grant Cycle Calls for OSF-SA

2018-11-16T15:20:00+00:00Categories: OSF-SA News and Publications|

Following the first OSF-SA Grantee Survey that OSF-SA concluded earlier this year and the recommendations included in the responses to that Survey from grantee organisations, we wanted to let you know that we have heard our grantees and that we will amend the process by which we accept grant applications to make it simpler for our grantees to apply for funding from OSF-SA.

2 08, 2018

OSF-SA invites eligible applicants to apply for the #OpenSocietySA25 Commemorative Scholarships

2018-09-27T10:21:34+00:00Categories: OSF-SA News and Publications|

This year, the Open Society Foundation for South Africa (OSF-SA) celebrates 25 years of grant making in South Africa. In the past 25 years we have and will continue to promote human rights and constitutionalism to support a democratic and open society 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

We’re Moving Office!

2018-07-26T13:07:47+00:00Categories: OSF-SA News and Publications|Tags: , , |

We are pleased to announce that we will be moving to our new offices in the Cape Town CBD, during the period July 26 - 30.

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.

7 05, 2018

An Evening with Sisonke Msimang

2018-06-27T11:03:15+00:00Categories: OSF-SA News and Publications|Tags: , |

Join us at the Book Lounge for an evening with Sisonke Msimang. Sisonke Msimang is the author of Always Another Country. Event details Date: Monday 21 May 2018 Time: 17:30 for 18:00 Location: The Book Lounge, 71 Roeland Street, Cnr Buitenkant and Roeland Street RSVP: booklounge@gmail.com OR 0 Read more >

8 02, 2018

South Africa, We Need to Talk

2018-06-27T11:03:47+00:00Categories: Information, Expression and Accountability Programme, OSF-SA News and Publications|Tags: , , |

#SONA2018 may be postponed, but the conversation must go on Our Post #SONA2018 Analysis has been postponed, but be sure to join the Mail & Guardian, OSF-SA and the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation for breakfast to talk about the current state of affairs with a panel of expert analysts Lukhona Mn Read more >

1 02, 2018

DEADLINE EXTENDED: OSF-SA Special Calls Now Open Until 20 February 2018

2018-06-27T11:03:54+00:00Categories: OSF-SA News and Publications|Tags: |

This call closed at 17:00 on 20 February 2018  OSF-SA currently has extended the deadline for two new special calls. Please see topics, deadlines and links to the full calls below: 1. DEVELOPING AN OPEN SOCIETY APPROACH TO LAND AND ECONOMIC INCLUSION IN SOUTH AFRICA OSF-SA seeks a partner to Read more >

31 01, 2018

The Open Society Foundation for South Africa and Ilan Godfrey Launch Photographic Project ‘The Platinum Belt’

2018-06-27T11:04:06+00:00Categories: OSF-SA News and Publications, Research and Advocacy Unit|Tags: , , , , , |

Photographer Ilan Godfrey and the Open Society Foundation for South Africa (OSF-SA) have launched a new website called 'The Platinum Belt'  which investigates the human, social, environment and health costs of platinum mining in South Africa. Godfrey is an award-winning South African photogra Read more >

30 01, 2018

INVITATION: Post SONA Event – 9 February 2018

2018-06-27T11:05:13+00:00Categories: Information, Expression and Accountability Programme, OSF-SA News and Publications|Tags: , , , |

SAVE THE DATE: Join OSF-SA, the Mail & Guardian and Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung for breakfast on 9 February 2018 to discuss key outcomes of #SONA2018 with an exciting panel of analysts. Space is limited, so be sure to RSVP. Read more >