Invitation to cover the 15th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture series

Invitation to cover the 15th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture series

Date of Release: 2 November 2017

From: Nelson Mandela Foundation

The Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture Series invites prominent people to drive debate on significant social issues. The lecture series is an important event on the Foundation's calendar, and encourages people to enter into dialogue – often about difficult subjects – in order to address the challenges we face today. This year 15th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture will be delivered by Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations. This theme for this year’s Lecture is Centering Gender – Reducing Inequality through Inclusion.

The Nelson Mandela Foundation would like to take this opportunity to invite you to cover the 15th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture Series.

24 November 2017 – Media Conference – 107 Central Street, Houghton, Johannesburg

25 November 2017 – 15th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture – to be delivered by Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations – Cape Town International Convention Centre, 1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town

26 November 2017 – Dialogue: Imagining our Future – Beyond the talk, what do young women need to feel safe and valued in society – Lookout Hill, Mew Way, Khayelitsha, Cape Town

Please indicate in your response, which of the events you will be covering.