About this site

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 It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

Van Der Merwe, Hendrick

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Dr Van der Merwe was with the Centre for Intergroup Studies in the early 1990s.

He was one of the first people to initiate dialogue with the ANC, beginning in 1963 in London.

He met with the ANC in Lusaka in 1984.

This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. Return to the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory site.