Nelson Mandela: 31 Years of Freedom

Celebrating the anniversary of Madiba's return

In collaboration with

The Nelson Mandela Foundation
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"Amandla! Amandla! i-Afrika, mayibuye! My friends, comrades and fellow South Africans, I greet you all in the name of peace, democracy and freedom for all."- Nelson Mandela
“Today the majority of South Africans, black and white, recognise that apartheid has no future.”- Nelson Mandela
“I have cherished the idea of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony and with equal opportunities.”- Nelson Mandela
"Prison - far from breaking our spirits - made us more determined to continue with this battle until victory was won"- Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela in his own words

Zoom into his letters and diaries

Inside Robben Island

The island prison where Mandela spent 18 years of his life

A Virtual Tour of the Prison

"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."- Nelson Mandela

Make every day a Mandela Day

Honouring Mandela on his birthday

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