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NelsonMandela @NelsonMandela Houghton, South Africa

The Nelson Mandela Foundation contributes to a just society by promoting the values, vision and work of our Founder. Follows/RTs/Likes ≠ Endorsements

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"Difficulties break some men but make others. No axe is sharp enough to cut the soul of a sinner who keeps on tryin… https://t.co/gds2aVxn04
2/29
2020
"We slaughter one another in our words and attitudes. We slaughter one another in the stereotypes and mistrust that… https://t.co/TuoX3uDYSRThank you for sharing #NelsonMandela's legacy. Let us safeguard & advance his legacy by bringing about sustainable… https://t.co/Ja4Yo6hJLrSome of #NelsonMandela’s character traits were those of love, selflessness, forgiveness, tolerance, compassion, fai… https://t.co/i50dRspqa6However small the action we all have the ability & the responsibility to help change our world for the better for a… https://t.co/sgy2MrRpvR"The time has come to accept in our hearts & minds that with freedom comes responsibility" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/bZ8yt934U5On this day, 28 February 1990 #NelsonMandela meets leaders of Frontline African states in Lusaka, Zambia https://t.co/4IrWdzCiVU
2/28
2020
Are you looking for something specific that #Madiba said or wrote? Explore an extensive archive of #NelsonMandelahttps://t.co/zYkugMOXX4There's 1 day left to submit your nominations for the 2020 #MandelaPrize. The award pays homage to Madiba’s extrao… https://t.co/0ooaKlR7RaToday we mark the 42nd anniversary of the death of #RobertSobukwe. Madiba, in #LongWalkToFreedom, wrote: "Robert So… https://t.co/s6takAwzsPYou can visit the Mandela, My Life: The Official Exhibition which is installed at Mandela Square, Sandton City unti… https://t.co/lzBPScUPYA#Madiba lived his life by 3 principles: Free yourself, free others, serve everyday. The baton of leadership has b… https://t.co/NBLsMgmUtO @kelzellis_ @HCMusic @NandosSA Hi Kelly, please see our story on this quote which is often attributed to Madiba: https://t.co/xfjNY1ZqJd"Honour belongs to those who never forsake the truth even when things seem dark & grim, who try over & over again,… https://t.co/tCgkMOLuCWOn this day, 27 February 1962 #NelsonMandela arrived in Tunis, Tunisia on his clandestine trip to get support for t… https://t.co/JZBed5n4tQ
2/27
2020
Today the staff of the #NelsonMandela Foundation spent time collecting and packing books at the Rotary Humanitarian… https://t.co/mzhBtqPYBOThere's just 2 days left to submit nominations for the 2020 #MandelaPrize. The award pays homage to Madiba’s extra… https://t.co/1SqEFqMnIhIf you’re interested in engaging with our current exhibition ‘Mining Bodies’, which explores the devastating impact… https://t.co/Gvi4NCZnfyAre you quoting #Madiba accurately? The 'Nelson Mandela Quotations' app provides access to over 2000 quotes which… https://t.co/TGNbSnyrisEducators, are you looking for learner-friendly material relating to #NelsonMandela? Visit our Education Hub at… https://t.co/oeTDmt2UMB"A good head and a good heart are always a formidable combination" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/Mhk4X5sMefEach & every day presents an opportunity to help change our world for the better for all who live in it. Let us m… https://t.co/JPhJpO28FU
2/26
2020
How do we become seen and heard as the citizens of this nation? We need to become more intentional about organising… https://t.co/4UGZR2V3sj
Retweeted by NelsonMandelaPanelists reflecting: Civic Education is a task for all of us. To provide it, meaningfully, we need to speak frankl… https://t.co/gFNV4QjYYT
Retweeted by NelsonMandelaThis evenings panel consists of Gauteng MEC Panyaza Lesufi, Deputy Director: TVET Curriculum Development, David Mod… https://t.co/XH4VGuEyPkNelson Mandela was released from prison 30 years ago this month and began transforming South Africa. Read this stir… https://t.co/vwImGYw97t
Retweeted by NelsonMandelaDr Edna Rooth unpacks the Life Orientation Guides for Lecturers at this evening’s ‘Civic Education in South Africa:… https://t.co/jlE3ghNhNb @HannsSeidelSA @HigherEduGovZA The panel discussion on civic education will be followed by the launch of the Life O… https://t.co/1tennXSBaVThis evening at the #NelsonMandela Foundation, the Hanns Seidel Foundation & Department of Higher Education & Train… https://t.co/484qgWEiL6The UN is seeking nominations for the 2020 #MandelaPrize by 28 February. The award will honour two individuals for… https://t.co/9lZrWuPeXAAfter more than a year of hard work, under the guidance of the DoHE, today, we will launch the Life Orientation Gu… https://t.co/lfyXk4PNta
Retweeted by NelsonMandelaAre you interested in visiting the Mandela, My Life: The Official Exhibition which is installed at Mandela Square,… https://t.co/HbeW6eRqRhMedia Statement: Foundation mourns the passing of its former Chief Executive, Shaun Johnson #HambaKahlehttps://t.co/p8Uy1QfJ9W#Madiba lived his life by 3 principles: Free yourself, free others, serve everyday. The baton of leadership has b… https://t.co/9zb4PoosoP"To destroy racism in the world, we, together, must expunge apartheid racism in South Africa. Justice and liberty m… https://t.co/CSMFtlcjnQOn this day, 25 February 1990 #NelsonMandela addressed a rally in Durban soon after his release from prison… https://t.co/AWFythRU9FOn this day, 25 February 1962 #NelsonMandela arrived in Tripoli, Libya on his clandestine trip to get support for t… https://t.co/zMyLVTsfQg
2/25
2020
The UN is seeking nominations for the 2020 #MandelaPrize by 28 February. The award will honour two individuals for… https://t.co/58Jz6OKAUoGALLERY: The launch of ‘MANDELA, My Life: The Official Exhibition’ https://t.co/SnYheIniHw Reminder that the exhib… https://t.co/b1GxKXdFGbHowever small the action we all have the ability & the responsibility to help change our world for the better for a… https://t.co/Dz2pEF2CUP"Honesty, sincerity, simplicity, humility, pure generosity, absence of vanity, readiness to serve others – qualitie… https://t.co/p2eR0Ot1uCOn this day, 24 February 1989 #NelsonMandela was visited in prison by Lazar Sidelsky who employed him in his law fi… https://t.co/IQ5hsmW3bf
2/24
2020
"I am influenced more than ever before by the conviction that social equality is the only basis of human happiness… https://t.co/AGTxsJJRvKCome & engage with our latest exhibition ‘Mining Bodies’, exploring the major & devastating impact on the health of… https://t.co/FccC4i6Z35"There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have alte… https://t.co/EaFgoG2ldwAll around the world many suffer from the scourge of poverty, hunger, homelessness, disease & deprivation. What a… https://t.co/aWlOolUYQ4On this day, 23 February 1945 Madiba Thembekile (Thembi) was born to #NelsonMandela and his first wife Evelyn Mase https://t.co/FoJPqWJIyL
2/23
2020
Are you quoting #Madiba accurately? The 'Nelson Mandela Quotations' app provides access to over 2000 quotes which… https://t.co/riKFG62nM9Nelson Mandela was imprisoned on Robben Island for 18 years for his role in the struggle against apartheid. You c… https://t.co/083Ch6hYOZThe Mandela. My Life: The Official Exhibition was showcased for the first time in South Africa on Thursday night, h… https://t.co/78WNSJTk7j"If there is one lesson we can learn from the struggle against racism, in our country as well as yours, it is that… https://t.co/tphfyFCzuCHowever small the action we all have the ability & the responsibility to help change our world for the better for a… https://t.co/d32NcwEC0f
2/22
2020
Thank you for sharing #NelsonMandela's legacy. Let us safeguard & advance his legacy by bringing about sustainable… https://t.co/M08JqcTbw6Media Statement: Launch of ‘MANDELA, My Life: The Official Exhibition’ #MandelaMyLife https://t.co/5m2GOSOcI5 https://t.co/EYdmuteYVV🔈 Sound on 🔈 A powerful and moving tribute to a room full of sporting legends from @sachin_rt in honour of Nelson… https://t.co/yACALCubBQ
Retweeted by NelsonMandela#Madiba lived his life by 3 principles: Free yourself, free others, serve everyday. The baton of leadership has b… https://t.co/wVUgsf5x8u"It will forever remain an indelible blight on human history that the apartheid crime ever occurred" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/qJHScCNYb4On this day, 21 February 1986 #NelsonMandela was visited in Pollsmoor Prison by Nigerian politician General Olusegu… https://t.co/UHDxo3GJYgOn this day,21 February 1977 #NelsonMandela noted a raid in Robben Island Prison by 15 prison guards https://t.co/38dgtlImIu
2/21
2020
Guests of the launch, making their way into the exhibition tonight at the launch of the MANDELA, My Life: The Offic… https://t.co/bTpSsLnOZD"As the family, we are humbled that there is another facet of Mandela on exhibition...I hope the aspects of his lif… https://t.co/K6uGv9p3fi"This exhibition should remind us of the spirit of Mandela, and remind us of the work that lays ahead of us" Trevor… https://t.co/m7zDUna9BA"Ntate Tshabala, there ain't no sunshine now that you're gone. I hope you say hi to Ntate Johnny Clegg. Please sing… https://t.co/et25qHL8aP"This week we heard the terrible news that there is still Apartheid denialism... this is exactly why this exhibitio… https://t.co/qEcJm5bYe1Our Chief Executive, @SelloHatang addressing guests at the launch of MANDELA, My Life: The Official Exhibition at M… https://t.co/1Dmxzld6KSZolani singing "asimbonanga" with the Soweto Gospel Choir at the launch of MANDELA, My Life: the official exhibitio… https://t.co/sEgyyEYit6Thebe Ikalafeng arriving at the launch of the MANDELA, My Life: The official exhibition in Sandton City, Mandela Sq… https://t.co/3jhxb3PCaHThe Soweto Gospel Choir, opening today's festivities with song at the launch of MANDELA, My Life: the official exhi… https://t.co/15BWiEU4PwA tour of the experience inside MANDELA, My Life: the official exhibition at Sandton City, Mandela Square… https://t.co/PZHt7nXJjsJohn Smit and his partner, arriving to experience MANDELA, My Life: The official exhibition in Sandton City, Mandel… https://t.co/kIt3si39JFLetshogo Zulu and Ndileka Mandela arriving for the launch of the the official exhibition in Sandton City… https://t.co/nvtzXfSRzcGuests of the launch, arriving for the opening of MANDELA, My Life: The official exhibition at Mandela Square in Sa… https://t.co/JkfAhU2ZiEThe official merchandiser of the exhibition will open on the 21st of February a d be marketing official memorabili… https://t.co/QdwRmznNYqMANDELA, My Life: the official exhibition, is launching tonight! We're so excited to present it to South Africa… https://t.co/VKaovliLxkGallery: To commemorate the 30th anniversary of #NelsonMandela's return: President Cyril Ramaphosa's address from t… https://t.co/xHpCQCO1CMGallery: To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's 11 February 1990 return: a lecture by Nobel Peace… https://t.co/OOhS2MH2AQView a gallery of images taken at the 30-year reunion in 2020 of members of the original reception committee that f… https://t.co/le53I2tHjuFrom 21 February Mandela. My Life: The Official Exhibition will be showcased for the first time in South Africa, ho… https://t.co/lv56NOixOuHowever small the action we all have the ability & the responsibility to help change our world for the better for a… https://t.co/fmNKqZoQqi"One of the most difficult things is not to change society – but to change yourself" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/BssLnOEOL1On this day, 20 February 1995 #NelsonMandela addressed the launch of the National Campaign for Learning and Teachin… https://t.co/IwpbfoziZX
2/20
2020
Are you quoting #Madiba accurately? The 'Nelson Mandela Quotations' app provides access to over 2000 quotes which… https://t.co/WcFeWhGO1QCome & engage with our latest exhibition ‘Mining Bodies’, exploring the devastating impact on the health of primari… https://t.co/05o8uHozU6#NelsonMandela’s release & the unimagined dream: In stepping out that day, #Madiba became more than a symbol to mil… https://t.co/oI5dSBHhVb"The masses like to see somebody who is responsible and who speaks in a responsible manner. They like that, and so… https://t.co/GAe9k5VzZoOn this day, 19 Feb 1990 #NelsonMandela’s first South African passport was issued https://t.co/aUo4xLoLa7 https://t.co/Z3YqkHoYqJOn this day, 19 February 1962 #NelsonMandela spoke with the Czechoslovakian Ambassador to Egypt on his clandestine… https://t.co/pFbMsh6IWj
2/19
2020
Mandela. My Life: The Official Exhibition will be showcased for the first time in South Africa, hosted at the Nelso… https://t.co/bCdkq8GjsOPan-African Clean Energy Leaders trained in South Africa and the OAP Nelson Mandela Award launched… https://t.co/5zN0j8dWZxApologies that the video link was not working properly earlier. This has now been corrected and is available to view. @bobcchannel There was an issue with the upload. We are busy rectifying this and it should be available to view sho… https://t.co/1k4S67tvGgEach & every day presents an opportunity to help change our world for the better for all who live in it. Let us m… https://t.co/dJJDSvUhSTMedia Statement: Foundation comments on De Klerk Apartheid Denialism https://t.co/dqY0R4LRvC https://t.co/fxaoZc7bMv"It is so easy to break down and destroy. The heroes are those who make peace and build" #NelsonMandela https://t.co/wVv8weUkLAOn this day, 18 February 1981 #NelsonMandela noted that he received 7199 votes against 23951 for Princess Anne in t… https://t.co/oE4wl8Gvv6
2/18
2020
The #MandelaPrize was established in 2014 to recognize the achievements of those who dedicate their lives to the se… https://t.co/F3mTxlqcxj
Retweeted by NelsonMandela#MandelaDay Safe Sanitation Launch and Handover at Madima Primary School https://t.co/WN1viTwlQmhttps://t.co/oLP7L81s5BUnthere us: An Account of the Violence of Heterosexual Marriage Identity-Making https://t.co/bkWHrHNb9g (Origin… https://t.co/y6BiQbzDRzExperience a rare and touching glimpse into the personal life of #NelsonMandela, with 'Mandela. My Life: The Offici… https://t.co/bXQyOPp8jUIf you are interested in learning more about the Life & Times of #NelsonMandela, take a look at his Biography and v… https://t.co/NjI9MmDOOe
2/17
2020

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