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The Elders launch global campaign on Mandela Day
Nelson Mandela’s widow, Graça Machel, and The Elders, a group of respected international leaders working together for peace and human rights, marked the organisation’s 10th birthday on Nelson Mandela International Day by launching a global initiative to continue Mandela’s “long walk to freedom”.
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Heidelberg school gets first library for 51 years
The children at Sakhile Primary School in Heidelberg have books to page through for the first time in 51 years.
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Invitation to cover Trek4Mandela climbers' send-off
The sixth annual Trek4Mandela Kilimanjaro climb in support of vulnerable girls kicks off on Wednesday 12 July 2017.
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#ActionAgainstPoverty needed even more after Western Cape Fires
The past week’s devastating fires in the Knysna area and destructive Cape Town storm have compounded the dire need already crippling many disadvantaged South African communities. This brings substance to the Nelson Mandela Foundation’s new “Action against poverty” theme for Nelson Mandela International Day (Mandela Day).
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