Everyone has the right to privacy, which includes the right not to have—
(a) their person or home searched;
(b) their property searched;
(c) their possessions seized; or
(d) the privacy of their communications infringed.
"In human affairs, no single person, organisation or social formation ever has a final or an absolutely correct position. It is through conversation, debate & critical discussion that we approach positions that may provide workable solutions" #NelsonMandela
Despite its seeming ubiquity, internet access remains limited for many people globally. @AmandlaMobi and @ColorOfChange advocate for policies like #netneutrality and regulation of data costs that would disrupt this inequity and open access.
As part of Phase 2 of Vangasali, there will be registration jamborees to assist ECD services in their journey to ECD programme and partial care registration. Here are some pictures of jamborees held in Mpumalanga with operators of ECD services.
"Our own humble experience has shown that negotiated solutions can be found even to conflict that the world has come to regard as insoluble. It has taught us that such solutions emerge when former opponents reach out to find common ground." #NelsonMandela
In partnership with the Department of Social Development & Impande SA, the Foundation ran orientation sessions for DSD & Environmental Health officials on the Vangasali project across all 52 Districts and Metros. All orientations have now been completed #EveryChildCounts
"It is never my custom to use words lightly. If twenty-seven years in prison have done anything to us, it was to use the silence of solitude to make us understand how precious words are & how real speech is in its impact on the way people live & die" #NelsonMandela
Book review: 'A Lawyer’s Odyssey: Apartheid, Mandela and Beyond'
Henry Brown has written a memoir about his legal career and the work he has done – drawing on his considerable legal and life experience - in the field of mediation.
Our team have hosted information sessions to help Early Childhood Development Service Operators apply for the ECD Employment Stimulus Relief Fund (ECD-ESRF).
Watch our Dialogue Analyst @HendricksSumaya demonstrate the application process:
We have been assisting the Department of Social Development (DSD) in the roll-out of the ECD Employment Stimulus Relief Fund (ECD-ESRF), which is part of the Presidential Employment Stimulus package.
Read more about this here: gov.za/speeches/socia…
"Put starkly, we have a situation in which the further accumulation of wealth, rather than contributing to the improvement of the quality of life of all humanity, is generating poverty at a frighteningly accelerated pace"
Nelson Mandela spent the last 14 months of his imprisonment in a house at Victor Verster Prison. We offer private guided tours of this house with myself, his former warder who became his close friend. Email us on [email protected] to book this tour. @NelsonMandela
For it is not merely good logic but the reality of life that, in the end, society’s freedom from hunger, ignorance & disease is more often than not the dividing line between war & peace.” #NelsonMandela
The Foundation mourns the passing of Mandela’s first secretary, Zubeida Patel. Ms Patel was Madiba’s first secretary when he established his own law practise, Mandela & Tambo Atorneys, with Oliver Tambo in 1952.
The #Each1Feed1 team visited the community of Hhoyi in Mpumalanga to share efforts of relief with the elderly and other vulnerable families that continue to battle hunger exacerbated by #COVID19 & Cyclone Eloise.
Today as we commemorate the 31st anniversary of #NelsonMandela’s return from prison, we reflect on his words when he said “together we can continue to replace the darkness of apartheid with the light of freedom, peace and development.”