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12 09, 2018

Right2Protest Project’s ‘The State of Protest Report’

2018-09-12T09:32:17+00:00Categories: Grantee News and Publications|Tags: , , , , |

Right2Protest Project’s (R2P’s) ‘The State of Protest Report’ examines the state of protest in South Africa from the period of October 2016 to September 2017.

10 09, 2018

Centre for Applied Legal Studies’ ‘Victimisation Experiences of Activists in South Africa’ report

2018-09-10T09:48:41+00:00Categories: Grantee News and Publications|Tags: , , , , , |

Centre for Applied Legal Studies (CALS) has released their 'Victimisation Experiences of Activists in South Africa' report, which is a qualitative research project documenting the experiences of activists in South Africa.

4 09, 2018

Regularising informal artisanal mining in South Africa

2018-09-04T11:32:29+00:00Categories: Grantee News and Publications, Research and Advocacy Unit|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Mining MX reported on the recent awarding of mining licenses in Kimberley to thousands of ‘zama-zamas’ (artisanal and illegal miners), after several years of deadlock. This shift in public debate regarding artisanal mining in South Africa links to a project we initiated with our grantees, ActionAid South Africa and the Centre for Sustainability in Mining and Industry (CSMI) at Wits University.

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.

2 08, 2018

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

2018-08-28T11:31:29+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

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).

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.

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.