OSF-SA has in the last few years supported grantees and a new national coalition that provides free advice and legal support.

With a global backlash on the rights of all marginalised, poor and neglected communities to expression and the right to protest, and the growing criminalisation of ordinary forms of protest and assembly, OSF-SA has in the last few years supported grantees and a new national coalition that provides free advice and legal support for persons arrested as a result of protest action and which campaign for the reform of South Africa’s assembly laws.