Events

Freedom of Expression and artistic expression

Seminar

04 Jul 2017 at Ntsikana Room (Monument)

Lately, South Africans have been questioning the role of artistic expresson in society, debating the role of art that is seen as provocative. Join Professor Andries Oliphant, a Friend of the FXI, in discussing these reactions and debates. Professor Oliphant is a literary scholar, writer and cultural policy adviser. 
June 10 2017 By Freedom Of Expression Institute Thinkfest, National Arts Festival

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SOS & Others v SABC & Others

Press Briefing

20 Jun 2017 - 22 Jun 2017 at North Gauteng High Court, Pretoria Pretoria, South Africa

SOS & Others v SABC & Others
June 22 2017 By Freedom Of Expression Institute

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2017 IFEX Strategy Conference and General Meeting

Conference

12 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017 at Montreal, Canada

Taking place every two years, the conference is the largest global gathering of free expression advocates.
June 10 2017 By Freedom Of Expression Institute IFEX, IFEX25

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Coffee and Conversation on Freedom of Expression

Press Briefing

09 Jun 2017 at Freedom of Expression Institute 1st Floor, Richmond Forum, 18 Cedar Avenue, Richmond, 2092 Johannesburg, Gauteng

Come join us for an informal coffee and a conversation in our boardroom this Friday, the 9th of June 2017. Our Executive Director, Ms Tusi Fokane will be engaging members of the media in an informal conversation to unpack some of the myths and issues relating to the right to Freedom of Expression as enshrined in the Constitution.
June 22 2017 By Freedom Of Expression Institute

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FXI Comedy Night

Conference

31 May 2017 at pin Show Map Parkers comedy & jive Montecasino, Montecasino Blvd, 2196 Johannesburg, Gauteng

Dear Friend of the FXI, Comedy is one of the best examples of Freedom of Expression! Our friends at Parker’s Comedy and Jive have generously donated tickets for the night of Wednesday the 31st of May 2017 to support FXI’s fundraising efforts. Please come join us for a good laugh for a great cause! For this particular night, we will ...
June 22 2017 By Freedom Of Expression Institute pin Show Map Parkers comedy & jive Montecasino

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Press Freedom Day

Seminar

03 May 2017 at pin Show Map Institute for the Advancement of Journalism Block A, Ground Floor, Richmond Forum, 18 Cedar Avenue, Richmond, 2092 Johannesburg, Gauteng

Join us in a robust engaging and informative discussion on the current challenges facing media.and its ability to effectively and independently inform citizens. This is an opportunity to celebrate and deliberate on the fundamental principles of press freedom; to evaluate press freedom around the world, and to defend the media.
June 22 2017 By Freedom Of Expression Institute pressfreedomday

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Public Policy Dialogues in Mpumalanga

Training

10 Jul 2013 - 11 Jul 2013 at Nelspruit, Mpumalanga

On the 10th and11th of July, 2013, the Freedom of Expression Institute hosted a series of events in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga under the theme “Promoting free expression and information access for accountable governance”. These events included a public policy dialogue, workshop on the Regulation of Gatherings Act and discussions with communi...
June 22 2017 By Freedom Of Expression Institute

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