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General Purposes

Ithembalabantu Community Resource Centres

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Increasing Access to Justice
  • Grant Amount $60,000
  • Grant Period October 1, 2007–March 31, 2009
  • Location Durban, South Africa
  • Geographic Focus KwaZulu-Natal, Province of

About this grant

Ithembalabantu Community Resource Centres is a membership-based organization that provides a platform for networking and mutual support for paralegals in seven community resource centres in and around eThekwini in the KwaZulu-Natal province. With Mott support, the grantee provided capacity building to its members through training interventions and mentoring to ensure that the communities they serve know and understand their rights and are able to access these rights. This grant will strengthen the organizational structure, systems, and procedures, and will enable the grantee to facilitate training interventions and networking opportunities for its members. The grantee will also assist its members in developing fundraising and sustainability strategies.