Item 1451 - Recognition of outstanding service and sacrifice from the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU)

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ZA COM MR-T-1451

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Recognition of outstanding service and sacrifice from the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU)

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  • 20 September 2000 (Creation)

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plaque/decorative arts

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National trade union federation formed in 1985 in alignment with the ANC and a founding member of the Tripartite Alliance of ANC, SACP and COSATU.

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Date accepted: 1999/12/08 , Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 1/12/11

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Award presented to Mr Mandela in recognition of his outstanding service and sacrifice In the struggle for the Liberation of our Country at the 7th National Congress of COSATU, South Africa

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Wood cutout of COSTAU logo in light, cherry, and dark wood mounted on a white background with red (gold border) matting in textured brown/gold shadowbox frame.
Gold plate on white background reads: Presented to Nelson Mandela
Gold plate on red matting reads: At the 7th National Congress of COSATU on 20 September 2000
In recognition of your outstanding service and sacrifice In the struggle for the liberation of our country.

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0047

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