Media Releases

Southern Africa Trust Puts People at Centre of SADC Industrialisation Week

Press Release July 25, 2017 The Southern Africa Trust (The Trust) is supporting efforts to bring together key stakeholders in support of the second SADC Industrialisation Week ahead of the 37th SADC Summit in South Africa next month. The second SADC Industrialisation Week will be held from 31 July to 04 August 2017 at Focus […]

The Southern Africa Trust Receives Grant from the Ford Foundation

September 8, 2017 The Ford Foundation has awarded to the Southern Africa Trust a general support grant of $500,000 for the next eighteen months. “The Ford Foundation has been one of our strongest supporters over the years and we are grateful that this particular grant will not just fund our programme work to end poverty […]

Southern Africa Trust Addresses Obstacles Facing Former Mineworkers

The Southern Africa Trust will host a stakeholders meeting and outreach aimed at tackling unclaimed benefits for ex-miners in Malawi on September 6-7. More than R5.7 billion is owed to former mineworkers in social security and compensation benefits. These are mineworkers who were employed in the South African mining industry and hail from South Africa, […]