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Happy birthday, Ahmed Kathrada

The Nelson Mandela Foundation hosted a surprise birthday party for Ahmed Kathrada on Thursday, 21 August 2014.

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Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture 2014: audio of Gender in Dialogue event

On 10 August, as part of the 2014 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture Series, a Gender in Dialogue event about gender-based violence and women’s rights was held in the University of Cape Town’s Jameson Hall, in partnership with the African Gender Institute and UCT.

The speakers included Chilean President Michelle Bachelet, who had presented the 2014 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture the day before, and gender activists Mbuyiselo Botha, Nomboniso Gasa and Zethu Matebene. Nelson Mandela’s widow, Mrs Graça Machel, who is also the university’s chancellor, also spoke.

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12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture: Gender in Dialogue video

On 10 August 2014, Chilean President Michelle Bachelet facilitated a Gender in Dialogue event, a discussion about gender-based violence and women’s rights. The event at the University of Cape Town’s Jameson Hall formed part of the 12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture Series, in partnership with the African Gender Institute and UCT.

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12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture: reception gallery

Her Excellency, President Michelle Bachelet of Chile, presented the 12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture on 9 August, 2014.

The following is a gallery of images of the reception.

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Memory Dialogue: gallery

On the morning of the 12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture on 9 August, the Lecturer, President Michelle Bachelet of Chile, gave two hours of her time to a conversation with two dozen South Africans on the challenges of reckoning with oppressive pasts.

Hosted by Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF) chairman Professor Njabulo Ndebele at The Mandela Rhodes Foundation, the conversation provided an intense dialogical exploration of the theme.

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Race, gender and the elephant in the room: gallery

The Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture Series Gender in Dialogue: the University of Cape Town, 10 August 2014: Chilean President Michelle Bachelet concluded her two-day visit to Cape Town engaging in what was, at times, a deeply moving and, at others, rousing discussion about gender-based violence and women’s rights.

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12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture: Chairman’s Dinner

On 9 August 2014, following the 12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, Chief Executive of the Nelson Mandela Foundation Sello Hatang and Honourable Ambassador Zepeda of Chile hosted an intimate dinner for Stakeholders of the Foundation and members of the Chilean Embassy, including her Excellency President Michelle Bachelet of Chile. The event took place at Centre for the Book in Cape Town.

 

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12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture: Robben Island site visit

On 10 August 2014, her Excellency President Michelle Bachelet of Chile, keynote speaker of the 12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, went on a site visit and tour of Robben Island with former political prison and lifelong activist, Ahmed Kathrada.

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Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture 2014 Gender in Dialogue event: pictures

The Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture 2014 Gender in Dialogue event, which took place at the University of Cape Town on 10 August, in pictures, reflecting the diversity of voices heard at the event.

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12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture: video tribute

This is the video tribute to Nelson Mandela, screened at the beginning of the 12th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, delivered by Chilean President Michelle Bachelet at the Cape Town City Hall on 9 August 2014.

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