The Nelson Mandela Tributes database consists of tributes, honours and awards bestowed on the late Mr Nelson Mandela. It includes tributes he received while in prison, after his release, in his time in public office, and during his retirement. For ease of reference, the tributes are organised into the following broad categories:

This database is a work in progress. While every effort has been made to verify entries, it has not always been possible. Furthermore, the database does not represent a comprehensive list of all tributes received by the late Nelson Mandela. Please contact us with any errors, omissions or additions:

Please note, Nelson Mandela, or the Nelson Mandela Foundation have not authorised the use of Mr Mandela’s name or endorsed organisations, institutions, products, or individuals included in this database.

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