The Caring4Girls programme driven by the Imbumba Foundation tackles the plight of impoverished girls who often miss school during their menstrual cycles due to the lack of sanitary pads.
The aim of the Caring4Girls programme, which is a Mandela Day project, is to ensure access to much-needed sanitary towels so girls may stay in school, and ensure the development and growth of young South African women with dignity.
The series begins with the visit of Auma Obama (half-sister of US President Barack Obama), US Ambassador Donald Gips, his wife and sons to the gifts room and the archives. Followed by photographs of Bill Clinton making a speech, Achmat Dangor (Nelson Mandela Foundation CEO of the time), Cyril Ramaphosa, Ahmed Kathrada, Leslie Maasdorp (vice-Chairman ABSA Capital), Audience in the auditorium,
Visit of French soccer legend, Zinedine Zidane and American football star, Reggie Bush to the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Photos of the two world's sports stars carrying gifts they presented to the Foundation, learning about the work that the Foundation does and visiting the 46664 bangle production.
Gogos for Mandela"" visiting the Nelson Mandela Foundation. The Vakhegula Vakhegula Football Club, popularly known as Gogos for Mandela"" , are a group of South African grannies aged between 49 and 84 who have their own football league in the rural province of Limpopo.
Start of the 6 day road-trip to Cape Town by 21 "Bikers for Mandela", doing community work on the way. With Morgan Freeman, Achmat Dangor, ANC MP Buti Manamela (on behalf of SA Parliament), Sello Hatang and KAYA FM’s MD Greg Maloka presenting framed ‘Make every day a Mandela Day’ commitment for the next 67 years.
As part of its Corporate Social Investment, Norton Rose Fulbright launches its Global Mandela Day Initiative, the construction of Homes for disabled children under theme ''Challenge 67''. Group photos of Chief Executive of the Nelson Mandela Foundation- Sello Hatang; Global Chairman of Norton Rose Fulbright- Stephen Parish; Founder of the Menzi Children's Home- Matshidiso Mokoape, among others.
The launch of the coffee table book ‘Mandela: The Authorised Portrait’ with Nelson Mandela, Thabo Mbeki, Albie Sachs, Ahmed Kathrada, Trevor Manuel, Jakes Gerwel, Graça Machel and others. Some nice photos of Mandela and others with the book cover behind them.
Launch of the Comic Book series at the Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF): Nelson Mandela meeting with Vincent Maphai of BHP Billiton and with the Umlando group of graphic artists. Also features some school children with Nelson Mandela showing him the 'Black Pimpernel' comic book. Nelson Mandela giving speech in the NMF auditorium and greeted by Anglo American executives.
Nelson Mandela messages to Kim Dae Jung and his organisation on Africa mapping out a new ways dealing with the challenges that Africa faces. Mentions that they have libeated both the oppressor and the oppressed. 2nd Nelson Mandela's message calling for the support Bono's red campaign.
Nelson Mandela message for Interpol general assembly and to Jackie Selebie being elected as the president of Interpol. Ask that all join hands to build a new home for interpol. Need to make the world a safer place for all and for future generations
Nelson Mandela recorded messages for the Interpol book launch and for the Africa Africa productivity conference. Includes the first part of the proceedings of the book launch for "The Meaning of Mandela" held at the Nelson Mandela FOundation
Video on an exhibition using the footage based on the popular nursery rhyme twinkle- twinkle little star. This is an online exhibition curated by the Nelson Mandela Foundation documenting Nelson Mandela singing the poem together with the children from different nursery schools that he visited. Date People: Nelson Mandela, Nelson Mandela bodyguards, Rochel Mtirara, Nursery school teachers from all provinces in South Africa, and nursery school children from several provinces in South Africa including the nursery school of his grandson Mbuso Mandela, Western Cape Premiere Ibrahim Rasool.
Video message of Nelson Mandela on the success of the Nelson Mandela Rhodes Foundation its achievement and future potential as a source of great pride. Madiba calls for more funding for sustaining the Mandela Rhodes Foundation. Message for Nelson Mandela institute for rural education and development, thanks the people for support for the and requests them to keep on supporting the institute.
Nelson Mandela message recording for the Synergos Institute. Synergos is a non-profit organization which aims to reduce global poverty through “inclusive partnerships” that bring together government, business, civil society and local communities. Thanks David Rockerfeller and daughter Peggy Dulany and Synergos institute for conferrining to him the David Rockerfeller bridging leadership award. Thanks the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation for their work in poverty alleviation.
Nelson Mandela message recording for the 60th annual congress of the world association of newspapers as well as to the 14th world editors forum simultaneously held in Cape Town. It was the first time that the annual congress world association of newspapers was held in Africa in 2007. In the message Nelson Mandela welcomes the congress and thanks them for coming to Africa. Later Madiba mentions that newspapers allow us to hold up a mirror of ourselves and we must look squarely at it.
Nelson Mandela recording of the message for the Monaco Grand Prix and the Nelson Mandela final recorded message for to be viewed at the Monaco grand prix. Monaco grand prix is a Formula one motor race held each year on the Circuit de Monaco. The race has been run since 1929, it is widely considered to be one of the most important and prestigious automobile races in the world and, with the Indianapolis 500 and the 24hours of Le Mans, forms the Triple Crown of Motorsport. The circuit has been called "an exceptional location of glamour and prestige". Nelson Mandela's Monaco message was used for wishing well the Monaco grand prix and thanking them for donating some of its proceeds to the three Nelson Mandela charities
Nelson Mandela messages for Bafana-Bafana and United States (US) challenge, and Vision of African child. Nelson Mandela messages the Crown Prince, Bafana- bafana participation in the international Nelson Mandela challenge benefiting the children’s fund and the Vision of the African child, as a framework of the African former heads of states supporting the children’s fund.
Nelson Mandela message on rural education for the Nelson Mandela institute for rural education institute, Madiba mentions that the institute plans to make education accessible to all children in the rural areas. Explains that the rural communities in South Africa experience more challenges than their urban counterparts.
Nelson Mandela message to the Spingboks for winning the world cup and winning on a venue away from home. Mentions that they also won a test match where South Africa has never won before. Mentions that by winning they were wishing him a happy birthday Rugby message on Nelson Mandela’s that the Springbok won 90th birthday. Wising them good luck for the tri- Nation.
Nelson Mandela message recording for the Nelson Mandela Children’s fund. Nelson Mandela thanks the Nelson Mandela friends in the Netherlands on behalf of the Children’s fund. Madiba ask people to join the children's fund and mentions that by helping the children’s fund they are helping children to secure human rights and education.
Video on Nelson Mandela meeting the Mandela Rhodes scholars, Shaun Johnson introduces each scholar with Nelson Mandela and share a moment with Nelson Mandela, and Jakes Gerwel at Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Video on Nelson Mandela Annual lecture planning and security with Mpho Jivhuho, Naomi Warren, Molly Loate, Boniswa Qabaka, Buyi Sishuba, Zanele Riba, Lee Davies, Yase Godlo, Ethel Arends, Shadrack Katuu, Sahm Venter, and SABC personnel
Video on Verne Harris being interviewed on the Mandela Archive and on the work of the Nelson Mandela Centre of memory, recording of some of the Archive contents, the Nelson Mandela Foundation staff on their desks and meetings that were taking place at the Foundation
Achmat Dangor interview on Nelson Mandela as a person, a miracle maker in South Africa and internationally, on the work of the Nelson Mandela Foundation in trying to protect Nelson Mandela and on the charities established by Nelson Mandela.
Nelson Mandela recording an HIV/AIDS message for Sanya in China. Later Mr Nelson Mandela meets with an ex-prime minister Mr Basdeo Panday of Trinidad and Tobago who tells Nelson Mandela that he came with Jack Warner who is waiting outside and they are asking Nelson Mandela to give his blessings for Jack Warner election contest in Trinidad and Tobago.Nelson Mandela refuses to give blessing for Jack Warner's election contest.
Video Nelson Mandela with Zelda la Grange briefing Madiba on who will be meeting him on the day. Madiba is scheduled to meet Samuel Baloyi, Mpho Mathibela one of the surviving siamese twin that were joined on the head and the Stengile family who had sent him one of his photo from Healdtown Madiba meets the Mozambican artist who handcrafted the a model of the first democratic South African cabinet. The style of art called Xikelekidana in Tsonga. The art was learned from Samuel Baloyi’s brother. Nelson Mandela tries to identify people who served in his first democratic cabinet of South Africa. Nelson Mandela and the artist Samuel Baloyi take photographs and Madiba thanks the artist for the work.
Video on the appointment with Richard Stone who presents a painting to Nelson Mandela and says the painting will be auctioned in London, Nelson Mandela signing some cheques and meets professor Steve Hawkins and team including Pik Botha, and the son of fellow comrades Ben and Mary Turok , Turok’s son is the head of African Institute for Mathematical Science.
Video on Verne Harris introducing the Stengile family that gave the Nelson Mandela Foundation the school photo of Healdtown. One of Nelson Mandela's school mates, Nzimeni Stengile kept the photo in his collection and kept on showing his grandchildren that he studied with Nelson Mandela. More people in the school photo are identified a by members of the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory.
Video on Nelson Mandela signing books and posters in his office. Nelson Mandela Mandela then meets the Josiah Matang person who was working as a driver at the law firm of Tambo and Mandela. Mr Matang shows Nelson Mandela Oliver Tambo, Chief Luthuli, Joseph Makoe, Moses Mabhida, and him in the photo.
Video on Laloo Chiba and wife Luxmi Chiba having coffee with Nelson Mandela. Nelson Mandela meets baby Mbiu and parents. Nelson Mandela meets Rick Stengel, his wife Mary Pfaff, Gabriel Stengel and Anton Stengel. Rick Stengel is the author who helped with Madiba with the writing Nelson Mandela autobiography of Long Walk to Freedom. Whitey Basson brings a gift of two shirts to Nelson Mandela and discusses a Checkers school initiative that supports 200 000 meals for schools in Koppies. Nelson Mandela then signs posters for the Childrens’ fund event.
Video on Nelson Mandela meets Bishop David Nkwe and wife Maggie Nkwe from the Mathibela trust with one the surviving Siamese twin Mpho Mathibela and her mother Sophie Mathibela. Mpho is one of the twins who survived after the operation that separated her from her twin sister who died of pneumonia a year after the two were separated. Photo opportunity Mathibela trust and family with Nelson Mandela.
Video on Nelson Mandela meeting the prime minister of Norway and his wife, The prime minister was one of the 46664 ambassadors for the concert in Tromso.The prime minister has raised funds for the Nelson Mandela children's fund. While waiting for Matthews Phosa to arrive Nelson Mandela signs some items.
Soweto Gospel choir sing and the door of the Nelson Mandela Foundation Nelson Mandela joins the singing choir and then dances with them. Madiba jokes with them saying that he is cross with them for excluding him from the fun.
Video on Winnie Mandela Ahmed Kathrada, Photo with the Mandela Family Amina Cachalia, John Nkadimeng, Andrew Mlangeni, Mosie Moola and son, Henry Makgothi, Gertrude Shope. Arthur Chaskalson, George Bizo, Alexio Bizos, photo with Winnie.
Video on Nelson Mandela received an early birthday present: a cheque for R3-million from the Sanlam Ubuntu-Botho empowerment partnership.The donation was made to the Nelson Mandela Endowment Fund to help ensure that the work of the Nelson Mandela Foundation continues.
Video on Nelson Mandela re-union with ex- treason trial and Rivonia trial members at the Nelson Mandela Foundation, Andrew Mlangeni, Bertha Gxowa, John Nkadimeng, Ahmed Kathrada, Andrew Levy, Mpho Motsamayi, Leon Levy.
Video on proceedings on the launch of the exhibition Parenting a Nation with Nelson Mandela, Frene Ginwala, Gertrude Shope,Rica Hodgson, Desmond Tutu, Max Sisulu, Ahmed Kathrada, Mrs Mennel, and Achmat Dangor.
Video on Zelda briefs Nelson Mandela about the appointments of the day, the appoitments include an impending visit by the French president Sarkozy. Zelda discussing and planning with the bodyguards, Nelson Mandela then leaves the office.
Video on Nelson Mandela shares birthday cards written to Madiba by the children of South Africa, cake is cut and shared with staff of the Nelson Mandela Foundation all the staff members greet Madiba each department takes a photo with him; Staff members present Mrs Machel with gifts for both of them.
Nelson Mandela mentions that education and health are the most important things, building clinics and schools are important in the rural areas as they make sure that the rural community also enjoys the same facilities that are otherwise taken for granted by the people living in the urban areas. People- Nelson Mandela, the trustees Mrs Irene Mennel, Tokyo Sexwale and Professor Jakes Gerwel.
Nelson Mandela meets the Springboks the national rugby team after winning the World Cup in France. The rugby world cup is displayed on Nelson Mandela's desk. The players are individually introduced to Nelson Mandela in his office and each player gets a photo opportunity with Madiba. Later there is a press conference with the Nelson Mandela and the team at the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Nelson Mandela receiving cakes from both teams, Mandela with both cakes in front of him, players congratulating Mandela, and with Zelda la Grange. The files numbered in the 5000s are the Bafana images and those numbered in the 18000s are Springboks.
Nelson Mandela message to the of HIV/AIDS Coca cola summit. Mentions that the summit is areview since the last AIDS conference in South Africa. Informs the summit that South Africa has started with the roll out of treatment and care for HIV/AIDS in South Africa. Advises that treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS need combined effort from all concerned.
Nelson Mandela Foundation dialogue on strategic plan of an HIV/AIDS in South Africa. The dialogue was held at the Nelson Mandela Foundation with minister Nosizwe Madlala Routlege. The dialogue was part of the process of reviewing the South Africa's national strategic plan on HIV/AIDS. Inputs from the participants were then submitted to the national department of health for review.
Nelson Mandela conferred with the honorary degree of doctor of humane letters by the University of Massachusetts at the Nelson Mandela Foundation. A delegation of the University of Massachusetts came specifically to award the degree to Nelson Mandela
Footage of Verne Harris Interviewing Madiba for the book launch of Prisoner in the Garden: Reflections on prison life. The interview focused on both Robben Island and Victor Verster the 1977 media visit.