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Mandela Month

Mandela Month

Across the globe, on 18thJuly, the day of Mandela’s birthday, Mandela Day is celebrated to honour the legacy of our former President, Nelson Mandela. In South Africa, however, one day is simply not enough, and that is why we celebrate Mandela Month. In…

Compassion binds us together

It often takes one smile, a polite greeting or a friendly gesture to reach out to someone. Nelson Mandela once said: “Our human compassion binds us together.” This is the virtue we ought to practice as we honour Madiba, the father of our…

Nelson Mandela Day

“It is easy to break down and destroy. The heroes are those who make peace and build.” Celebrated each year on 18 July, Nelson Mandela Day aims to inspire a ripple of good needs throughout the world, and looks to encourage individuals, communities,…