The FXI has coalitions with local and international organisations including the Right2Know campaign, SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition, Right To Protest project, IFEX and the African Freedom of Expression Exchange.
FXI is a member of the IFEX network of organisations - a global free expression network connected by a shared commitment to defend and promote freedom of expression as a fundamental human right.
African Freedom of Expression Exchange
FXI is a member of AFEX, a continent-wide network which works to promote and defend freedom of expression in Africa.
The FXI is a founding member of the Gauteng branch of the Right2Know Campaign. Since the campaign’s conception, the FXI has contributed towards the strategic and operational aspects of the campaign to ensure sustained advocacy against the South African Protection of State Information Bill.
SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition
The FXI is a founding member of the SOS: Support Public Broadcasting Coalition, which was conceived to advocate for enhanced quality of service from the SABC. This was in response to increasing threats to the public broadcaster's independence. The coalition has been influential in the formation of revised policy and legislation affecting public broadcasting and now extends its emphasis to promoting innovative, user-oriented public broadcasting.