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14 April 2014
The launch of Nelson Mandela International Day 2014 at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory on 8 April 2014, signifies the commencement of the 2014 Mandela Day events calendar.Read more
14 April 2014
South Africa’s Deputy President, Kgalema Motlanthe, was the keynote speaker at the launch of the Nelson Mandela International Day Campaign 2014, at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory on 8 April 2014.Read more
8 April 2014
This is a gallery of photographs taken at the launch of Nelson Mandela International Day 2014, at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory on 8 April 2014.Read more
2 April 2014
The Nelson Mandela Foundation’s Dialogue for Justice programme represents a continuation of conversations held in communities since late 2007.
A highlight of the programme, the Community Conversations were a partnership between the Foundation and the German federal government’s German Society for International Co-operation (GIZ), and were launched in 2008 as a response to the outbreak of xenophobic violence in South Africa.
The dialogues facilitate in-community talks on key issues affecting social cohesion, including xenophobia and violence, HIV, drug abuse, and women and youth issues.Read more
20 March 2014
The house at the former Victor Verster Prison near Paarl, where Nelson Mandela spent the last 14 months of his 27-year incarceration, was the venue for the launch of a new tourist map featuring sites of historical interest associated with the great man.Read more
11 March 2014
On 6 March 2014, Nelson Mandela Foundation CEO Sello Hatang attended a special ceremony at the Garden of the Righteous in Milan, Italy, where Nelson Mandela was honoured.Read more
27 February 2014
Hundreds of people gathered in Unisa’s ZK Matthews Great Hall on Tuesday, 25 February 2014, for the first of three Mandela/Fidel Legacy Dialogues, which celebrate the close relationship between Nelson Mandela and Cuban leader Fidel Castro.
At the event the documentary film Mandela and Fidel, by acclaimed filmmaker Estela Bravo, was screened.
This was followed by a question-and-answer session in which Bravo, former South African ambassador to the US Barbara Masekela and Cuban ambassador to South Africa Carlos Fernandez de Cossio answered questions from the audience.
The second Mandela/Fidel Legacy Dialogue will be held later this year in Cuba, and the third again in South Africa.Read more
22 February 2014
Mrs Graça Machel and members of the Mandela family paid a moving tribute to members of Mr Mandela’s security detail at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory on 22 February 2014.Read more
12 February 2014
The Nelson Mandela Foundation hosted a dialogue with a group of trustees and management of the Ford Foundation at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory on 12 February 2014.Read more