The Foundation's Razia Saleh remembers South African photographer Jürgen Schadeberg, who passed away on 30 August.
CALL TO ACTION
The Covid-19 pandemic is an unprecedented global challenge and the Nelson Mandela Foundation has joined with partners to support South Africans and their government in their fight against the virus.
Zindziswa Mandela,?who passed away on 13 July 2020, will be remembered for a rich and extraordinary life, marked by many iconic moments.
Send your messages of condolence to the Mandela family.?
The 18th?Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture was delivered by United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres on 18 July 2020. Owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, the lecture was, for the first time, an online-only event, delivered at the UN headquarters in New York City.
The Covid-19 pandemic and the national lockdown has created and exacerbated food insecurity for many families in South Africa. #Each1Feed1 is our response, in partnership with the Imbumba Foundation and the Kolisi Foundation.??
We’re calling on South Africans to show solidarity and donate to a food distribution network.
The Vangasali campaign seeks to find and get the details of all early childhood development (ECD) facilities in South Africa, registered or not. This is?so that these facilities, so essential to pre-schoolers' physical and mental development, can be properly supported, especially during the national lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of Covid-19.
For more than 10 years, Nelson Mandela International Day has mobilised individuals, governments, civil society and corporate entities to make the world a better place for all.?
Join the Mandela Day Global Network and find yourself part of a community of organisations, government, corporates and individuals that partner with the Foundation to drive Mandela Day and pursue its objectives.
Staying at home during the Covid-19 pandemic can so easily feel like doing nothing, but playing by the rules and not leaving the house during the national lockdown is taking an active part in the battle. Play your part and be a responsible citizen.
The Nelson Mandela Foundation has made its vast archive of the works and writings of the late Nelson Mandela available online. It?spans the life and times of Madiba, the struggle against Apartheid and the ushering in of the democratic era.?
The Vangasali campaign was launched on the 2nd of June 2020 as part of Child Protection Week. Vangasali is a Xitsonga phrase meaning No One Left Behind, which is what the Vangasali campaign is trying to achieve.
Foundation CE Sello Hatang writes of South Africa's need for social healing to mend the tears caused by patriarchy, corruption, violence and greed, in his letter for the Foundation's September newsletter.
The deaths of Zindziswa Mandela — a diplomat, activist and daughter of Nelson and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela — and that of John Lewis, a United States Congressman and a civil rights leader for over six decades, have felt like the end of an era in the long struggle for Black liberation, writes Atlantic Fellow Patronella Nqaba.
Over the past few years, the Archive team has been working at digitising and cataloguing both the collections under the custodianship of the Foundation as well as maintaining associations with other related collection owners and institutions
Having a better understanding regarding the spread and quality of Early Childhood Development (ECD) provisioning in the country will enable us to better understand ways in which it can be improved as well as enable a better allocation of resources to those who are most in need.
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