- Program Civil Society
- Program Area Special Initiatives
- Grant Amount $40,000
- Grant Period January 1, 2010–December 31, 2010
- Location Durban, South Africa
- Geographic Focus KwaZulu-Natal, Province of
About this grant
Satyagraha – In Pursuit of Truth is a nonprofit organization that works to transform society and promotes racial reconciliation and ethnic tolerance through the media. For the last six years, Satyagraha has published a monthly newspaper in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, that promotes a culture of nonviolence, historic knowledge, civic and community awareness, and diversity. This grant will continue to support the monthly publication of the newspaper as well as Satyagraha’s other activities including a high school outreach and youth program, human rights awareness campaigns, and the development of a student research library.