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General Purposes

Harold Wolpe Memorial Trust

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $10,000
  • Grant Period April 1, 2007–March 31, 2009
  • Location Cape Town, South Africa
  • Geographic Focus South Africa

About this grant

The Harold Wolpe Memorial Trust focuses on fostering debate and discussion, especially as this relates to the strengthening of civil society as a critical and independent voice in promoting democracy in South Africa. This grant increase will enable the trust to hold an open dialogue series in Cape Town, focusing on topics related to the political climate in South Africa and the need to strengthen democracy at this time in the country’s history.