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98 Archival description results for Europe

Freedom of the City of Glasgow

  • ZA COM MR-T-0441
  • Item
  • 4 August 1981
  • Part of Tributes

The Scroll was accepted on behalf of Mandela by Vice-President of Nigeria, Dr Ekwueme (Alex). Presented by Lord Provost Mr Michael Kelly. The scroll, known as the Burgess Ticket, was to be kept in Government House, Lagos and "when M gains M's freedom in I hope, the not too distant future, he will be able to come to Lagos to receive it"

Freedom of the City of Baton Rouge

  • ZA COM MR-T-0685
  • Item
  • 11 May 2000
  • Part of Tributes

Freedom of the City by the Mayor-President and fellow members of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Council

Metropolitan Council

Mostar Peace Connection of Bosnia and Herzegovinia for 2006

  • ZA COM MR-T-1733
  • Item
  • 2006
  • Part of Tributes

The award is given every year in conjunction with the anniversary of the reconstruction of Mostar's Old Bridge to honour people from different walks of life who have contributed to peace and multi-ethnic cooperation

Order of the Stara Planini First Degree from the government of Bulgaria

  • ZA COM MR-T-1808
  • Item
  • 12 June 2008
  • Part of Tributes

Award presented to Mr Mandela for his contribution to freedom and human rights, the fight against the regime of apartheid, and for the peaceful transition and establishment of democratic governance in the Republic of South Africa, Bulgaria

Republic of Bulgaria

Order of the Starra Planini

  • ZA COM MR-T-1844
  • Item
  • 7 July 2009
  • Part of Tributes

Received by Achmat Dangor, CEO of Nelson Mandela Foundation from Ambassador Volodya Neykov on behalf of Nelson Mandela for his contribution to freedom and human rights, the fight against the regime of apartheid

2010 Bid Special Award from SA BidCo

  • ZA COM MR-T-1857
  • Item
  • 2010
  • Part of Tributes

Award presented ot Mr Mandela in recognition of his contribution to the successful 2010 FIFA World Cup bid, South Africa

South Africa 2010

Brent Council awarded Nelson Mandela the Freedom of the Borough in recognition of his lifelong connection with the borough

  • ZA COM MR-T-2006
  • Item
  • 24 June 2013
  • Part of Tributes

Mandela addressed the Willesden Trades Council in 1962. The honour was supposed to have been conferred in April 1990 when Mandela visited Brent but it failed to get the necessary support. Hence this was only done in 2013.