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The first time in 28 years that Nelson Mandela and Oliver Tambo met: archive

The Foundation's archivists recently spoke to Beth von Schreeb, who donated to its archive photographs…
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Media Statement: Wishing Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu a happy 90th birthday

The trustees and staff of the Nelson Mandela Foundation celebrate the 90th birthday of…
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SA’s gaping wounds must be attended to

South Africa's Constitution promises the right of all citizens to live with dignity, but so…

Generation equality: Realising women’s rights for an equal future

Young women must develop grit and discipline so that they can fulfil their dreams of…
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Justice, (un)gendering and reframing: a reflection on the 2021 Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture

Lawyer and gender-activist Letlhogonolo Mokgoroane reflects on the 19th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, delivered…
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Dialogue: Public solidarity towards radical reform

Sincere collaboration can take South Africans far as a nation, and civil society can work…
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Annual Lecture 2021: Chairperson's opening remarks

Madame Fatou Bensouda is uniquely positioned to explore the connections between accountability…
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Public Solidarity Towards Radical Reform

Today the Nelson Mandela Foundation convened a dialogue on the theme of solidarity…
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Nelson Mandela, champion of women's rights

Nelson Mandela championed women's rights, as his speeches show, writes archivist Lerato Tshabalala.
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It is in our hands to rebuild our country from the ashes of the unrest

What an extraordinary and painful month July was for South Africa, writes Foundation CE Sello…
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The importance of justice and the rule of law for social cohesion: Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture 2021

The importance of justice and the rule of law for social cohesion will be examined…
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“This Bloodless Wound” - A review of Kirsty Steinberg’s "Confrontation"

Kneo Mokgopa, the Foundation's Manager of Communications & Advocacy, reviews Kirsty Steinerg's memoir, Confrontation.