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Freedom of Expression Institute

Johannesburg, South Africa
Joined January 2016
Presence in: South Africa
Focus: Access to Information, Other

The Freedom of Expression Institute is a not for profit non-governmental organization which was established in 1994 to protect and foster the right to freedom of expression. The Institute was formed from a merger of three organisations; The Campaign for Open Media, the Anti-Censorship Action Group and the Media Defence Trust.
The FXI envisions a society where everyone enjoys freedom of expression and the right to access and disseminate information and knowledge.
The Freedom of Expression Institute seeks to achieve the following objectives; To fight for and defend freedom of expression, To oppose censorship, To fight for the right of equal access to information and knowledge, and To promote access to media and a free press.

People Associated With This Organization

Sheniece Linderboom

South Africa  
Freedom of Expression Institute
Joined January 2016
Interests: Access to Information, Gender-based violence, Other
Admitted attorney practicing at Freedom of Expression Institute a NGO that focuses on the protection and promotion of the right to freedom of Expression and Access to Information. Appreciating the impact of using the law to make a difference in the lives of individuals with human rights violations as well as using strategic litigation as a tool for change for all.
Sheniece Linderboom is the network champion (main point of contact) for Freedom of Expression Institute.

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