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Social Media Strategy Presentation

Safrea in the Western Cape recently hosted an evening dedicated to social media strategy and enjoyed a presentation by social media expert, Lynne Smit, of Hippo Communications.

For Members, this reportback can also be found in the Resources tab item on our website, under item Meetings. After 3 weeks, this News item will revert to and be archived under  the Resources folder also.

Click here to visit the Meeting Reportback.

Safreas response to the Copyright Act Amendment

Safrea sent in a detailed response well in time for the Department of Trade and Industry's proposed amendment to the Copyright Act.

Read a synopsis of these comments here.


Safrea raises the alarm on gazetted changes to South Africa’s Copyright Act

The Southern African Freelancers’ Association (Safrea) is greatly concerned about the potential impacts of the Copyright Amendment Bill, as gazetted by the Department of Trade and Industry (dti) on 27 July 2015.


Meet the Editor: Elle’s Emilie Gambade

Meet Safrea’s special guest speaker Emilie Gambade, editor of Elle, on Thursday, 29 October, 6:30 p.m. for 7:00 p.m., at Codebridge, Newlands. 

Starts: 29 Oct 18:30
Ends: 29 Oct 21:00