Friday, June 21, 2024

Topic: Nelson Mandela

World commemorates Nelson Mandela’s ‘fight for a better world’

UN Member States gathered in the General Assembly Hall on Monday to observe Nelson Mandela International Day, a celebration for everyone to take action and inspire change in their communities.

Desmond Tutu, Rest in Power

Tutu continued demonstrating and speaking out around the world for justice, peace, women's equality, gay rights, in solidarity with Palestinians, and more.

Call for dignity and justice rings out on Mandela Day

Nelson Mandela International Day is an opportunity to reflect on the life and legacy of “a legendary global advocate for dignity, equality, justice and human rights”, the United Nations chief António Guterres said on Sunday.

Nelson Mandela; Extraordinary global advocate for equality, dignity and solidarity

Nelson Mandela International Day is being observed every year on 18 July to commemorate the birthday of South Africa's first black President, a Nobel Prize winner and anti-Apartheid icon.