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From doing more, to doing differently

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

Mandela Day: the dream

Nelson Mandela Foundation CE Sello Hatang writes about Nelson Mandela International Day and the dreams…
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Gender in crisis: The latest IAAF ruling and the implications for global gender constraints

The IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) could have welcomed and celebrated Caster Semenya, admitted…
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Dare not linger

Not surprisingly, 2018 was a momentous year for the Foundation as we joined with partners around…
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Twenty years on: Where is truth and reconciliation?

On 31 October 1998 Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Chairperson of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC), handed the…
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Nurture our children for SA’s future

Over a rickety ramp and past prefabricated walls, we are greeted by eager eyes. Two…
Nmfland

From flames to freedom

The violence erupting across many of the country’s poorest provinces and areas signals the d…
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To find freedom we must turn to the past

Did we find freedom on 27 April 1994? What did this moment mean for the undoing of…
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Mother of the Nation

The passing away of Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was a devastating blow for us at the…
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South Africa is at a pivotal point

February 2018 was a momentous month for our country by any standards. At last President Jacob…
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Democracy's been captured – we need a new vision for change

Madiba was a fighter. This fighting spirit was harnessed and was one of those who…