From doing more, to doing different

During the 1970s and 1980s, there was a global commitment to end Apartheid. Funding for…

“We climb Mount Kilimanjaro, so that others do not have to”

On Saturday, the 13th of July, The Nelson Mandela Foundation in partnership with the Imbumba…
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Mandela Day: the dream

Nelson Mandela Foundation CE Sello Hatang writes about Nelson Mandela International Day and the dreams…
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Writing black queers into existence – A writing workshop with Kneo Mokgopa

Last month the Foundation’s staff forum hosted an internal conversation on gender constructions, using t…

Urban citizenship debate must prioritise the needs of the poor: Isandla Institute

South Africa's land debate is heated, yet often the topic of urban land is left…
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Media Statement: Ambassador Zindzi Mandela tweets

The public discourse around Ambassador Zindzi Mandela’s recent social media comments has highlighted again t…
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Sudan crisis: the political and social unrest in Sudan and the use of lethal violence to suppress pro-democracy protests

The Nelson Mandela Foundation is disturbed by the lethal raid of pro-democracy protesters that took…
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Media statement: the Nelson Mandela Foundation spells out its ‘No Comment’ response

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has noted with concern the article by Jacob Rooi, whose headline…

First time for the Foundation to officially observe a national election

On 8 May 2019 South Africans went to the polls to cast their ballots and choose their…
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Foundation saddened by the passing of Dini Sobukwe

We were deeply saddened to hear today of the untimely passing of Dinilesizwe Sobukwe.

Nelson Mandela Foundation veteran archivist gains posthumous honour

It is with great honour that the Nelson Mandela Foundation recognises Lucia Raadschelders on being…