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The Vangasali Campaign presents an opportunity to address the low registration rates highlighted in the 2021 ECD Census

On Friday the 13th of May 2022, the Departments of Basic Education and Social Development in…
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Mandela Day: an interview with Ethel Arends

We speak to one of the Foundation's longest-serving staff members, Ethel Arends, about Mandela Day.
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This moment is a call for leadership

The month of Madiba’s birth, Mandela Month, is always special for the Foundation. This y…
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Do What You Can… this Nelson Mandela Day and Beyond

We all need to work together to realise sustainable, impactful solutions that will reach the…
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Media Statement: Foundation expresses condolences on the passing of Jessie Duarte

We have been deeply saddened to hear that Comrade Jessie Duarte has passed away. We…

​Media Statement: This Mandela Day, “Do What You Can, With What You Have, Where You Are”

This year's Nelson Mandela International Day will focus on sustainable interventions such as fruit and…

Invitation: Nelson Mandela Day Media Briefing

The CEO of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, Mr Sello Hatang together with Ladysmith Black Mambazo…

From the archive: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela launches the Nomzamo Mandela Sports Foundation

The Nelson Mandela Foundation is assisting the family of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela to preserve her archives.…

What would Madiba say?

Khanya Ralarala, an intern in the Foundation’s Information and Communication Technologies and Facilities department r…
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Oppressive Pasts & Healing: From Othering to Belonging

An emotional and deeply moving ceremony to give a ceremonial new South African flag to…
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Vangasali: an instrument to drive an "ECD for all" agenda

A report on the training on early childhood development the Foundation has provided to provincial…
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Constitutionalism and the rule of law in South Africa

As many recent studies have shown, in South Africa trust in the law and all…

Waiting for liberation

The deaths of 21 children in a tavern in East London and experiences from doing charity…
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Media Statement: United Nations Champion of the Earth, Prime Minister Mia Mottley, confirmed to speak at 20th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture

The Nelson Mandela Foundation is pleased to announce Her Excellency Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia…

Media statement: Partnership to provide life-changing nutrition for South Africa’s children

Futurelife partners with the Nelson Mandela Foundation to celebrate hope and fight hunger this Madiba…