Annual Lecture 2004

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu delivered the Second Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture on 23 November in honour of Mr Mandela.

The venue was the Nelson Mandela Theatre in Braamfontein, Johannesburg.

In a speech titled, “Look to the rock from which you were hewn”, he said that South Africans had a lot more to celebrate as a country and much more to be thankful for.

Tutu is a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, holds honorary degrees from dozens of universities and has received prizes including the Order for Meritorious Service Award (Gold) presented by President Mandela.