International Summit to celebrate 31st anniversary of Nelson Mandela release from prison

Nelson Mandela Museum in partnership with the Eastern Cape provincial department of Sport Recreation Arts and Culture will host a virtual International summit to celebrate the 31st anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison and 21st anniversary of the Museum’s establishment. The summit is scheduled to take place on the 10th of February 2021 from 15h00 until 18h00 via Zoom platform, under the theme: The release of Nelson Mandela: How it shaped current South Africa and the world.

The 31st anniversary release of Nelson Mandela and 21st anniversary of the Museum came at a time when the world is faced with the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. The spread of COVID-19 has led to millions of infected people and increase in the number of deaths which forced governments to implement regulations that prevent public gatherings. The implemented regulations have necessitated that the Museum to host its events virtually.

This much anticipated summit will be graced by our partners from International Universities, namely, Michigan, Winchester, Kenya, well known academia from leading South Africa Universities, government and various strategic institutions. Log in details are as follows:

Topic: International Summit
Time: Feb 10, 2021 03:00 PM Harare, Pretoria

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 723 5801 4790
Passcode: MZsY8K

For more information and interviews call Nelson Mandela Museum Senior Manager Public Engagement and Marketing Ms Nontlahla Tandwa on 047-501 9500/072 791 3493 email