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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

Transition (1990 - 1994) - Contents

Contents

The crucial days of transition leading to democracy and the first free and fair democratic elections in 1994. This includes chronologies of key events, the creation of the Constitution, the CODESA negotiations, and some of the major external events, which threatened the negotiating process, including the Boipatong massacre, the Bisho massacre and the collapse of Bophututswana.

Table of Contents

 

Chronologies

Constitution Making

Documents and Reports

Elections 1994

Events During Transition

 

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