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Nelson Mandela Walk, Ryerson University

  • ZA COM MR-T-2185
  • Item
  • 2015-10-15
  • Part of Tributes

Nelson Mandela Walk dedicated on campus, recognising the special relationship Ryerson has with the late freedom fighter.

Ryerson University

Chancellor's Calabash Award 2012 from UNISA

  • ZA COM MR-T-1978
  • Item
  • 11/10/12
  • Part of Tributes

Award presented to Mr. Mandela in recognition of being a UNISA Robben Island Alumnus who has sacrificed so much for the liberation of our country, Soouth Africa

University of South Africa (UNISA)

Scroll of Honour from KWV

  • ZA COM MR-T-1161
  • Item
  • 24 April 1996
  • Part of Tributes

Scroll of Honour upon Mr Mandela for his major contribution in the lifting of sanctions and the opening of markets, Paarl, South Africa

KWV Board of Directors

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

  • ZA COM MR-T-2006
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  • 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.
See https://wembleymatters.blogspot.com/2019/01/i-am-pleased-to-kick-off-new-year-with.html

The Elija Barayi Award from COSATU

  • ZA COM MR-T-0762
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  • December 1990
  • Part of Tributes

Presented to Nelson Mandela for his outstanding leadership and service on the occassion of the 15th Anniversary of COSATU

Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU)

Lifelong Membership from ANC Youth League

  • ZA COM MR-T-1756
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  • Part of Tributes

Award granting Mr Mandela the Walter Sisulu Lifelong Membership for his immense contribution towards the struggle for a non-sexist, non-racial, democratic and prosperous South Africa

African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL)

Nelson Mandela statue, JinTai Art Museum, Chaoyang Park

  • ZA COM MR-T-2182
  • Item
  • 2018-12-03
  • Part of Tributes

Nelson Mandela statue unveiled at the JinTai Art Museum in Chaoyang Park, China to commemorate 100 years since Mandela’s birth and also 20 years of diplomatic relations between South Africa and China.

Mthethwa, Nathi

Mandela Garden, Campi Bisenzio

  • ZA COM MR-T-2181
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  • 2018-12-11
  • Part of Tributes

Comune di Campi Bisenzio has dedicated a garden to Nelson Mandela. The dedication was part of the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human rights. The Comune of Campi Bisenzio is a Town of roughly 47000 people and is part of the Metropolitan area of Florence.

Lorimer, Dino

To honour Nelson Mandela, the International T20 Double Header featuring the South African Women's Cricket Team and the South African Men's Cricket Team played against their Indian counterparts as part of the Mandela 100 celebrations

  • ZA COM MR-T-2157
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  • 18 February 2018
  • Part of Tributes

And a celebration of 20 years of diplomatic relations between India and South Africa, coinciding with the 125 anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi when he was thrown off a train at Pietermaritzburg Railway station after he refused to move from a whites'only compartment
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