Nelson Mandela & Jerry Rawlings

Media Statement: Nelson Mandela Foundation reflects on the passing of former president Rawlings

The Nelson Mandela Foundation is saddened by the passing of the former President of Ghana,…
Kimi Makwetu in Nelson Mandela's office

Media Statement: Condolences on the passing of Auditor-General of South Africa Kimi Makwetu

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has learnt with great shock and sadness about the untimely passing…
Biden Harris campaign logo 2020

Media Statement: Congratulations to US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris

It is with a sense of relief that we have seen President Donald Trump defeated…
University of South Africa (Unisa)
News

Media Statement: Appointment of Prof Lenka-Bula as Unisa VC

The Nelson Mandela Foundation welcomes the appointment of Professor Lenka-Bula as Vice-Chancellor of the University…
social media

Social cohesion or social divisions: Is it too late to save social media?

An online discussion on whether social media is a place where true dialogue can take…
typewriter and "racial equality" typed on a sheet of paper

Taking race discussions beyond the usual

An interview with Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity's Sebabatso Manoeli on the Race Beyond…
Nelson Mandela Foundation archive 3

My archives intern journey

Since joining the archive team, I have been on an amazing learning curve and have…
Unthere Men

Unthere Men: Indoda Mayibe critically discussed

There does not seem to be a linear way to discuss men simply for the…
Earth 1207231 1280

A crisis of imagination

While the crisis humanity is facing feels like a material one, a practical one, in…
ZARights

Media Release: The Nelson Mandela Foundation launches the Goodwill Collection of merchandise

The Nelson Mandela Foundation is proud to unveil a new range of merchandise, under its…
Khalil  Goga

Director at Nelson Mandela Foundation moves to Atlantic Institute, Oxford

The Atlantic Institute and the Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity programme are delighted to announce…
Tsakani Maluleke

Media Statement: Nomination of Tsakani Maluleke as Auditor-General South Africa

The Nelson Mandela Foundation welcomes the unanimous nomination of Deputy Auditor-General Tsakani Maluleke to become…
Nelson Mandela addressing a crowd

Media Release: Time for radical non-violence - Senekal

The events unfolding in Senekal speak to the imperative for a radical practice of non-violence…
Cyber security

Scam alert: the Foundation does not give out cash prizes

An email scam that uses the Foundation’s name and claims the recipient has won a…
E1FiHowick

Fighting against poverty, fighting for dignity

If one of the defining characteristics of poverty is a lack of food, then is…
Protest for Breonna Taylor

Stop calling Breonna Taylor’s killing a 'tragedy’

Using the word tragedy to describe Breonna Taylor’s killing is a…
Graca Machel, Nelson Mandela and George Bizos at a Nelson Mandela Foundation event

Legacies of leadership

In a world arguably increasingly defined by terrible failures of leadership, Achmat Dangor, George Bizos…