Tributes search options

 

Found 548 matches for 'Awards'

Award presented to Mr. Mandela in appreciation of his vision, energy and commitment towards safeguarding the Wolrd's proctected areas by the IVth World Parks Congress of the International Union for Conservation of Nature(IUCN).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection, IUCN website
Date: 2003
City: Gland
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00574
"Newsmaker of the Decade" award from the Johannesburg Press Club.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF speeches database
Date: 31 October 2001
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01789
13th Annual Equal Justice Award from the National Bar Association.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 3 August 1990
City: Houston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00704
2012 UNISA Robben Island Alumnus Award from UNISA to recognize Robben Island Alumni who sacrificed so much for the liberation of South Africa.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Correspondence
Date: 12 October 2012
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01492
67 Blankets for Mandela Day, and initiative to knit blankets for people in need in South Africa. Initiated by Carolyn Steyn in 2013, it has now spread across the world.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Correspondence
Date: 19 December 2013
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01781
A Plague from the Libyan Delegation to the 17th World Federation of Democratic Youth (WFDY) held in South Africa, to 'Our African Hero Nelson Mandela'.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 21 December 2010
City: Tripoli
Country: Libya
Continent: Africa
ID: T01590
A Recognition of his leadership qualities certificate on the occasion of Mandela's visit to the Transkei (now part of the Eastern Cape) in 1993 from the Chairman of the Military Council Major General HR Holomisa.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: November 1993
City: Mthatha
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01592
A South African Railways and Harbour Workers' Union (SARHWU) plaque presented on the occasion of the union's 3rd National Congress. SARHWU has merged with the Transport and General Workers' Union to form SATAWU in 2000.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: February 1991
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00800
A special award to Nelson Mandela for his dedication to the advancement of the principles of justice, fairness and equality from City University of New York Law School, Queens College, Class of 1988.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 May 1988
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00702
A tribute to Bharat Ratna Nelson Mandela from the West Bengal College and University Teachers Association, Kalkata (previously Calcutta)
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Kolkata
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00897
A Trophy from the W.K.Kellogg Foundation designating Mr. Mandela as a man who helps people help themselves.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2003
City: Battle Creek
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01225
Action against Hunger Humanitarian Award from the international organisation Action Against Hunger (AFC) conferred to Mr Mandela.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00523
Ambassador of Conscience Award from Amnesty International. The award was inspired by the poem "From the Republic of Conscience" written by Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 3 November 2006
City: Dublin
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00012
America's Heritage and Freedom Award.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1993
City: Chicago
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00757
An Award for Humanitarian Work towards the Upliftment of South Africa's Children from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence
Date: 8 May 2004
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01747
An award from the Afrikaanse Handels Instituut (AHI) in Sandton in recognitions of his contribution to the international exposure of South Africa, nation building and reconciliation and his self-less service to the people of the country.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Media reports
Date: 2002
Place: Sandton
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00191
An Honorary Degree from the University of Antwerp, Belgium
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence
Date: 26 May 2004
City: Antwerp
Country: Belgium
Continent: Europe
ID: T01752
An Honorary Degree from the University of Zimbabwe in Harare.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: IDAF Exhibition
Date: 1986
City: Harare
Country: Zimbabwe
Continent: Africa
ID: T01532
An Honorary Degree in Primary Education Sciences from the University of Molise.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence
Date: 10 December 2003
City: Campobasso
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T01750
An Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Durban-Westville (now part of the University of KwaZulu Natal).
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 September 1999
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00415
Annual Nelson Mandela Memorial Rugby Tournament organised by the Community of Madrid Olympics. The first tournament took place in 2010.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: media report
Date: 5 June 2010
City: Madrid
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T01305
Annual Nelson Mandela Prize at the Centre for Human Rights of the University of Pretoria for the best academic performance.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: University of Pretoria website.
Date: 8 May 2001
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00158
Award conferred upon Mr Mandela for appreciation of his work from the California State University Los Angeles.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Los Angeles
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01217
Award acknowledging Mr Mandela's support and helping those who are disabled and disadvantaged in South Africa from the Viva Trust.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1993
ID: T01200
Award and medal to his Excellency Mr Nelson Mandela from the Angolan Veterans Alliance of the Russian Federation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Moscow
Country: Russian Federation
Continent: Europe
ID: T01448
Award conferred to Mr Mandela by the Chicago State University for the struggle towards racial equality and human dignity.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Chicago
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T005540
Award conferred upon Mr Mandela at the Annual Awards Dinner from the African American Institute.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1992
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01278
Award conferred upon Mr Mandela for serving as a speaker at the India Leadership Conclave from the Wockhardt Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2009
City: Mumbai
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T01262
Award conveying warm greetings to Mr. Mandela during an academic convocation in Atlanta from the University of Michigan.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1990
City: Ann Arbor
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01190
Award declaring 27 June 1990 as Nelson Mandela Day in the Borough of Brooklyn.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 June 1990
Place: Brooklyn
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01138
Award declaring March 11 Mandela Day in the City of San Pablo.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 March 1990
City: San Pablo
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01130
Award extending congratulations to Mr Mandela on his U.S. Freedom Tour from Alma College
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 15 June 1990
City: Alma
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00666
Award for Man for the Millenium from the Students of Seattle Public Schools. "Nelson Mandela, Whose Dream Became Reality"
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 8 December 1999
City: Seattle
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00468
Award for Outstanding Literary Work from the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People (NAACP), the oldest civil rights organisation in the United States.The award is for the book 'Madiba's Favourite Folktales', a collection of stories Mr Mandela admired.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website
Date: 7 May 2003
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00264
Award from Soka Gakkai International.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: 1998
City: Santa Monica
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01024
Award from The African Editors' Forum (TAEF) was presented to Mr Mandela and received by Professor Njabulo Ndebele on his behalf during their fourth conference in Mali.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: media report
Date: October 2010
Continent: Africa
ID: T01283
Award from the Chintamani Mukherjee Anglo Shibla College in India.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 17 October 1990
City: Vasansi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T01470
Award from the Dr Salk/Human Futures HIV and AIDS Foundation in Cape Town. Mandela Rhodes Foundation hosted the presentation.
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Digital Photograph Collection
Date: 10 February 2009
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01128
Award from the General Union of Workers from Algeria.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Algiers
Country: Algeria
Continent: Africa
ID: T01201
Award from the Indo-South African Friendship Association recognizing Mandela's many accomplishments and stating India's pledge to stand in solidarity.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 January 1995
City: New Delhi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00546
Award from the South African Graduates Development Association (SAGDA) to mark its official launch, at the St George Conference Centre.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: media report
Date: 16 October 2001
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00277
Award from the Union of African Journalists.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: May 1990
City: Cairo
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa
ID: T00688
Award honoring Mr Mandela with a Madiba lime stone from the Community Policing Forum of Sharpeville/Tshepiso.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1996
City: Sharpeville
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00736
Award honouring Mr Mandela for epitomising the values of Ubuntu from the National Heritage Council of South Africa.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2006
City: Lynwood Glen
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01249
Award in recognition of "Long Walk to Freedom: as an outstanding book on the Africa’s 100 Best Books of the 20th Century List from the ZIBF Trust and the Ministry of Education of South Africa.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Mandela Rhodes Foundation Collection
Date: 27 July 2002
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01091
Award in Recognition of his Contribution to Democracy, Human Rights and Freedom by the Supreme Council of Sports in Africa.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: ANC website; List from the Office of the President
Date: 19 November 1998
City: Yaounde
Country: Cameroon
Continent: Africa
ID: T00183
Award in recognition of his contribution towards National Independence from the Quaide Millat Liaquat Ali Khan Memorial Committee.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2000
City: Islamabad
Country: Pakistan
Continent: Asia
ID: T01242
Award naming Mr Mandela a Pioneer of Civil and Human Rights from the National Conference of Black Lawyers.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 4 October 1990
City: New Orleans
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00700
Award naming Mr Mandela as Distinguished International Visitor by the International House.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2000
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01255
Award naming Mr Mandela as the first place winner in the 2004 Sunday Times - Markinor Top Brands South Africa's Most Popular Person.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00520
Award naming Mr Mandela 'Rotary Man of the Year' for his inspiration, perseverance, steadfastness, righteousness and leadership from Rotary Internations District 3300.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1999
City: Kuala Lumpur
Country: Malaysia
Continent: Asia
ID: T01256
Award of Honour from Rotary International.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: List from the Office of the President; NMF Awards Collection
Date: May 1995
City: Evanston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00972
Award of the Highest Honour for Humanitarian Merit from the Collaborative Inter-Governmental Scientific Research Institute (CISRI-ISP).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2008
City: Rome
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T01214
Award of the Spanish Human Rights Association for 1984 has been granted, the award is to be shared with the Chilean Commission for Human Rights.
Type: Other awards
Source: Nelson Mandela's prison desk calendars
Date: 12 December 1984
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T01103
Award presented by the Vivekananda International Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: unknown
City: New Delhi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00547
Award presented to Mr Mandela by the World Peace White Buffalo Foundation in appreciation for his participation in the Adopt-a-Buffalo Programme and granting him Honorary Guardianship.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Flagstaff
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01264
Award presented to Mr Mandela for Education in Muslim Ummah: Present Realities and Future Aspirations from the International Islamic University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2005
City: Islamabad
Country: Pakistan
Continent: Africa
ID: T01184
Award presented to Mr Mandela for his courage, vision and wisdom by TV channel CNBC Africa.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2006
Place: Sandton
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01226
Award presented to Mr Mandela for his valuable support during the Special Olympics 2003 Global Youth Summit.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2003
City: Dublin
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T01237
Award presented to Mr Mandela in recognition of his contribution to the 7th Annual Summit from the Emirates International Forum.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2000
City: Dubai
Country: United Arab Emirates
Continent: Asia
ID: T01180
Award presented to Mr Mandela in recognition of his contribution to the successful 2010 World Cup Soccer bid from the South African Bid Committee and the South African Football Association (SAFA)
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2008
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01251
Award presented to Mr Mandela in recognition of his personal commitment to the ICT Chancellor's Challenge 175 of the University of Cape Town.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01219
Award presented to Mr Mandela in recognition of his struggle against Apartheid and the promotion of world peace and human rights from the Dominican Union of Journalists for Peace.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Moca
Country: Dominican Republic
Continent: South America
ID: T01198
Award presented to Mr Mandela in welcome and appreciation from the South African Embassy in Bangkok.
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Bangkok
Country: Thailand
Continent: Asia
ID: T01259
Award proclaiming Sunday February 18 1990 as Nelson Mandela Day in Atlanta.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 18 February 1990
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01258
Award proclaming February 11 as Nelson Mandela Day by the City of Seattle.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1990
City: Seattle
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01190
Award recognising Mr Mandela's many achievements and contributions to the world and thanking him for his visit to Louisiana from US Senator John Breaux.
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2000
City: Baton Rouge
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01268
Award recognizing 11 March 1990 as Nelson Mandela Day in the City of Richmond.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 March 1990
City: Richmond
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00664
Award recognizing Mr Mandela's contribution to Black Economic Empowerment and black business and industry in South Africa from Impumelelo - South Africa's Top 300 Black Empowerment Companies.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2001
Place: Hout Bay
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01274
Award recognizing Mr Mandela's contribution to business and the economy in South Africa from South Africa's Top 300 National Companies.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2001
Place: Hout Bay
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01273
Award recognizing Mr Mandela's dedication to the Rambam Charitable Trust's ideals and principles.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2001
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01222
Award recognizing Mr. Mandela as an Honoree at the 5th Annual Recognition Dinner of the African American Male Achiever’s Network inc.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 13 February 1997
City: Los Angeles
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00707
Award recognizing Mr. Mandela's contribution to peace: "Our Messiah of Peace" from the Sai Baba Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 15 November 1993
City: Pietermaritzburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00677
Award thanking Mr Mandela for the lessons he has taught and the timeless example he has set from the Lance Armstrong Foundation "Livestrong".
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Austin
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01265
Award welcoming Mr Mandela to the United States of America and extending special greetings and best wishes upon him from the University of Detroit.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1990
City: Detroit
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01189
Awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Liberal Arts from Chulalongkorn University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 17 July 1997
City: Bangkok
Country: Thailand
Continent: Asia
ID: T00411
Badge of Honour in Gold for his special services to the SOS Children's Villages.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 26 April 1996
City: Innsbruck
Country: Austria
Continent: Europe
ID: T00638
Bicentennial Distinction conferred on Mandela by the University of the Andes in honour of Mandela's visit on 23 July 1991.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection , Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 23 July 1991
City: Merida
Country: Venezuela
Continent: South America
ID: T00709
Black box in the shape of Africa with seeds inside. Presented on the occasion of the 32nd Organisation of African Unity (OAU )Summit. The OAUwas disbanded on 9 July 2002 and replaced by the African Union (AU).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 8 July 1996
City: Addis Ababa
Country: Ethiopia
Continent: Africa
ID: T00803
Brass plaque in velvet box awarded by African Students Association of the University of Egypt.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 1990
City: Alexandria
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa
ID: T00779
Bremen Solidarity Prize acknowledging those who fight for freedom in the world.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website
Date: 1988
City: Bremen
Country: Germany
Continent: Europe
ID: T00206
British Red Cross Humanity Fellowship Award. Mr Mandela delivered the Annual British Red Cross Humanity lecture focusing on the threat of HIV/AIDS at the ceremony.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 July 2003
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00207
Bronze medal with 'Plus Que la Vie la Liberte" (Freedom is worth more than life)
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1993
ID: T01150
Bronze statue "Serving humanity in the face of adversity" from Canadian workers in recognition of his courageous struggle and lifelong commitment to social justice, freedom and human dignity.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: June 1992
City: Vancouver
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T00763
Castle Lager Awards of the Century 1999. Nelson Mandela was chosen as the Sunday Times and Castle Lager Struggle Hero of the Century; for his massive contribution towards reconciliation in South Africa and for the prominent role he has played in settling international disputes such as the Lockerbie crisis.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Media reports
Date: 1 September 2000
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00210
Certificate commemorating the 90th birthday of Mr Mandela and recognizing his life's work from the Jewish National Fund of South Africa and the South African Zionist Federation
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2008
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01215
Certificate declaring May 8 1985 as Nelson Mandela Day in the State of Wisconsin and granting Winnie Mandela Honorary Wisconsin Citizenship.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 8 May 1985
City: Madison
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00852
Certificate in recognition of Mr Mandela's outstanding leadership and distinguished service from the Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 30 July 1994
City: Evanston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00211
Certificate naming Mr Mandela the Paul Harris Fellow from the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Evanston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00494
Certificate nominating Mr. Mandela the Man of the Year Award.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2003
ID: T00482
Certificate of Appreciation from the Reach for a Dream Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 4 October 1999
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01235
Certificate of the President of the Council of New York City proclaiming June 27 1990 as Nelson Mandela Day in the city.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 June 1990
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00640
Certificate paying tribute to Mr. Mandela from Ex Mandato Collegii in Hibernia.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1996
City: Dublin
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00752
Certificate recognizing Mr Mandela's life struggles and achievements and thanking him for his vitit to the University from North Carolina Central University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1990
City: Durham
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01992
Certificate with two quotes donated to Mr Mandela by Manong and Associated
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2002
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01233
Champion of the Free Media Award from the South African Editors' Forum (SANEF) in honour of Mr Mandela's efforts to support a free and independent media: "Tata Madiba, we honour you as a champion of the free media".
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 30 May 2011
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01396
Citation of honour from the Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University in Atlanta.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 June 1990
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00214
Companionship conferred upon Mr Mandela by the De Montfort University during a ceremony in garden of Buckingham Palace along with other universities.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 July 1996
City: Leicester
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00550
David Rockefeller Bridging Leadership Award from the participants of the 'University for a Night' - Synergos
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 4 October 2007
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
Notes: A brown leather book with congratulatory letters from the participants of the 'University for a Night'.
ID: T01548
Decoration Certificate awarded to Mandela from the Russian Veterans organisations with the highest public award order and recognizing Mandela as a World Leader from the International League of Military and Law Enforcement Veterans from the Russian Federation
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 April 2011
City: Moscow
Country: Russian Federation
Continent: Europe
ID: T01442
DEXSA '94 Award presented to Mandela from the Armaments Corporation of South Africa Ltd (ARMSCOR).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Date: 1994
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00754
Diploma of Honour and Friendship from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website
Date: October 1985
City: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil
Continent: South America
ID: T00440
Doctor Honoris Causa of the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 October 2010
City: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T01400
Doctor of Humane Letters (Posthumuosly) from Morgan State University
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Award Collection
Date: 16 May 2015
City: Baltimore
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01817
Doctor of Laws degree by rthe Ahmadu Bello University in Nigeria
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 21 December 1985
City: Zaria
Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
ID: T00401
Doctor of Laws Honoris Causa from the University of the Transkei (now the Walter Sisulu University)
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence, website of the University
Date: 6 May 2004
City: Mthatha
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01666
Doctor of Letters from the University of Juba conferred upon Nelson Mandela.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection; NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1982
City: Juba
Country: Sudan
Continent: Africa
ID: T00892
Doctorate from Oxford University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Digital Photograph Collection
Date: 2001
City: Oxford
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01075
Dreamkeeper Award for his lifelong struggle and commitment to liberate black South Africans form the University of Michigan Office of Minority Affairs.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1991
City: Ann Arbor
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00672
Euronatur Award for Environmental Excellence 2004 conferred to Mr Mandela by the European Nature Heritage Fund.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Radolfzell
Country: Germany
Continent: Europe
ID: T00518
Father of the Nation Medal of Honour Award (Gold) of the Dr. Eric Williams T.C. Memorial Committee for his outstanding contribution to a free, fair and just South Africa and the removal of the apartheid system.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 13 June 2013
City: Piarco
Country: Trinidad and Tobago
Continent: South America
Notes: Gold coloured medal with on one side the portrait of Mr Willimas and the text: Dr. Eric Williams T.C. Memorial Committee. The other side of the medal has the text ' Father of the Nation - Medal of Honour - 2013 and the flag of Trinidad and Tobago
ID: T01540
Fighter of the Century Award was presented to President Nelson R Mandela in honour of the man who fought for freedom and won - on behalf of the South African Boxing fraternity - King Korn Boxing Awards.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Iconography by the HSRC 2004
Date: 25 January 1996
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01819
First Foundation Award for Peace and Humanism from the Bharati Foundation Trust.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2003
City: Bhubaneswar
Country: India
Continent: Africa
ID: T00474
First recipient of the Walter Sisulu Hope for Children Award recognising contributions to improving the lives of children.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: media report
Date: 10 June 2003
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00291
Flame of Distinction from New Nation and Engen in recognition of Mr. Mandela's personal achievements
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Gifts Collection
Date: unknown
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00636
Framed wooden dedication to Nelson Mandela from the University of Fort Hare.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Alice
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00838
Friend of the Trucking Industry Award from Fleetwatch in appreciation for his statemanship and in creating a climate conducive to peace.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1994
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00717
Glass award in a wooden box with Rotary logo on it and a blue ribbon: "Act with dignity, Serve with Love, Work for Peace" signed by the president of Rotary International 1995-1996.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1996
City: Evanston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01121
Glass ball presented by the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Nassau
Country: Bahamas
Continent: North America
ID: T00806
Glass globe on a wooden stand presented to Nelson Mandela for his election as International Man of the Decade from the American Biographical Institute.
Type: Other awards
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Raleigh
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00819
Global Citizen's Award 1994 from the New England Circle. Given in recognition of personal courage, commitment, compassion and leadership to bring about constructive change in our world.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1994
City: Boston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00670
Global Statesman and World Leader Award from the Africa Leadership Congress 2010 during the launch of the Congress
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Award Collection
Date: 22 September 2010
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
Notes: An ornamental award presented to Mr. Mandela during the launch of the Africa Leadership Congress (ALC) in Washington DC. The award is presented to deserving candidates who had distinguished themselves in leadership and service to the African continent.
ID: T01487
Gold Medal "The State President Dr Nelson Mandela 1994" presented by Ranjit Ramnarain on behalf of the Hindu Community Centre.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 1994
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00922
Gold Medal Award and sculpture for his efforts in improving the quality of life for all South Africans from the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; NMF Awards Collection, South African Department of Arts and Culture website
Date: 10 June 2000
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00273
Gold medal award presented by the Council of Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) for his unparalelled public relations service.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 May 1996
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00747
Gold Medal of the Trinity College Historical Society for Outstanding Contribution to the Public Discourse.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Correspondence
Date: 2006
City: Dublin
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T01474
Golden Tupilak awarded to Mr Mandela for his pioneer position and continued support of LGBT Rights from Tupilak, Nordic Rainbow Cultural Workers.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 13 May 2013
City: Stockholm
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe
ID: T01544
Governor’s Award to Nelson Mandela in appreciation for anti-apartheid and world peace from Lions International District 323.A1.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 18 October 1990
City: Bombay
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00755
Graca Machel and Nelson Mandela are elected 'Decade Child Rights Heroes' by the World's Children's Prize Foundation. Mr Mandela is being honoured for his long fight for equal rights for all the children of South Africa. 7,137,222 children voted for Mrs Machel and Mr Mandela.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 20 November 2009
City: Mariefred
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe
ID: T01306
Greenland’s Santa of the Year awarded at a ceremony 250km above the Arctic. Prime Minister Lars-Emil Johansen of Greenland presented the award to an envoy for Nelson Mandela with a $100 cheque for his Children’s Fund.
Type: Other awards
Source: Media reports
Date: October 1995
City: Nuuk
Country: Greenland
Continent: North America
ID: T00230
Harvard Business School Club of South Africa presented the Business Statesman Award to President Nelson Mandela "for his contribution to the advancement of the economy of Southern Africa and the welfare of its people"
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website; NMF Awards Collection; List from the Office of the President
Date: 14 December 1995
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00280
Head of State Award from the International Association of Lions Club as well as the President's Appreciation Award.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1997
City: Oak Brook
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00667
Honorary Associate of Arts Degree from the Seattle Community College.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1999
City: Seattle
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01074
Honorary Community Degree from the University of Guelph recognizing the courage and dedication of Nelson Mandela in the struggle against apartheid in South Africa.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 4 June 1986
City: Guelph
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T00422
Honorary Degree Doctor of Laws from Cambridge University dutring a ceremony in the garden of Buckingham Palace along with other universities.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 July 1996
City: Cambridge
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00549
Honorary Degree in Doctor of Law conferred by the Woodruff Arts Center at Clark Atlanta University
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 July 1993
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00412
Honorary Degree in Laws from the University of Pretoria.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 4 December 1997
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00437
Honorary Degree and Africa Memorial Award from the Panafrican Institute of Lugano (IPAL), Centre of African Reality Studies (Africa Memorial Diploma).
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1995
City: Lugano
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00721
Honorary Degree Doctor of Laws and a Honorary Degree from the Australian National University (ANU).
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Digital Photograph Collection; Mandela's Office Papers at the NMC; NMF Awards Collection
Date: 6 September 1999
Place: Llewellyn Hall Australian National University (ANU)
City: Canberra
Country: Australia
Continent: Australia and Oceania
ID: T00558
Honorary Degree Doctor of Laws of the University of Michigan.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2 May 1987
City: Ann Arbor
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00435
Honorary Degree from Amherst College
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Speeches Database, Amherst College Website
Date: 12 May 2005
City: Amherst
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01058
Honorary Degree from Beijing University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Media report, NMF Speeches database
Date: 1 October 1992
City: Beijing
Country: China
Continent: Asia
ID: T00403
Honorary Degree from Princeton University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Correspondence
Date: 25 February 2000
City: Princeton
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00438
Honorary Degree from Southern Methodist University, Dallas.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Correspondence
Date: 2000
City: Dallas
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01153
Honorary degree from the De Montfort University presented during a ceremony in the garden of Buckingham Palace along with other universities.Mr Mandela was awarded both the Doctor of Laws and Companionship of De Montfort University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the university
Date: 10 July 1996
City: Leicester
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01626
Honorary Degree from the Federal University of Pernambuco.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: 22 July 1998
City: Pernambuco
Country: Brazil
Continent: South America
ID: T01026
Honorary Degree from the University of Buckingham, London.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website
Date: 10 July 1996
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00556
Honorary Degree from the University of Oxford during a ceremony in the garden of Buckingham Palace along with other universities.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Gifts Collection
Date: 10 July 1996
City: Oxford
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00555
Honorary Degree from University of Warwick presented during a ceremony in the garden of Buckingham Palace along with other universities.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 July 1996
City: Warwick
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00493
Honorary Degree in Doctor of Laws by the University of Cape Town.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: University of Cape Town
Date: 1990
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00408
Honorary Degree in Laws conferred by the University of Fort Hare, South Africa
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 9 May 1992
City: Alice
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00418
Honorary Degree in Philosophy from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: List from the Office of the President,website of the university; ANC website
Date: 19 September 1997
City: Beer-Shiva
Country: Israel
Continent: Asia
ID: T00404
Honorary Degree in Political Science awarded by Cairo University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: May 1990
City: Cairo
Country: Egypt
Continent: Africa
ID: T00409
Honorary Degree in Political Science from the University of Bologna.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 12 September 1988
City: Bologna
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T00405
Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters conferred by Shaw University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 June 1990
City: Raleigh
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00444
Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws from Howard University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 7 October 1994
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00424
Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws from Queen's University at Kingston, Canada presented to Mandela in abstentia.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 28 October 2010
City: Kingston
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T01447
Honorary Degree of Doctor of Philosophy conferred by the Interdenominational Theological Seminary and College of Theism Inc, Maryland.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 19 July 1994
City: Baltimore
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00456
Honorary Degree of Doctor of the University from Glasgow Caledonian University during a ceremony in the garden of Buckingham Palace along with other universities.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 July 1996
City: Glasgow
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00552
Honorary Degree of the University of Havana.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website
Date: 9 June 1987
City: Havana
Country: Cuba
Continent: South America
ID: T00425
Honorary Degrees conferred on Winnie and Nelson Mandela by Ross University School of Medicine.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website
Date: 1987
City: Roseau
Country: Dominican Republic
Continent: South America
ID: T00441
Honorary Doctor in Laws from Michigan State University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2 May 2008
City: East Lansing
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01065
Honorary Doctor in Laws from Queens University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the university
Date: 28 October 2010
City: Kingston
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T01293
Honorary Doctor in Laws from the International Islamic University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2005
City: Islamabad
Country: Pakistan
Continent: Africa
ID: T01221
Honorary Doctor in Laws from the Morris Brown College.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1996
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01261
Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Bradford College.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 14 May 1988
City: Bradford
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00714
Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Sojourner- Douglas College.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 July 1990
City: Baltimore
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00697
Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters of the University of Massachusetts.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: University of Massachusets press release , NMF Awards Collection
Date: 22 February 2006
City: Boston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00631
Honorary Doctor of Humanities from the Western Michigan University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Correspondence
Date: 25 June 1988
City: Kalamazoo
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00462
Honorary Doctor of International Laws awarded by the University of Peace, San Jose.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Correspondence
Date: 2000
City: San Jose
Country: Costa Rica
Continent: South America
ID: T01157
Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree awarded by Trent University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 25 October 1986
City: Peterborough
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T00457
Honorary Doctor of Laws degree conferred by the University of the Witwatersrand.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: University website, ANC website
Date: 6 September 1991
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00463
Honorary Doctor of Laws from the Igbinedion University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 20 August 2004
City: Okada
Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
ID: T00517
Honorary Doctor of Laws from the University of Bristol.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 July 1996
City: Bristol
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00407
Honorary Doctor of Laws from the University of Ghana.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 24 April 2002
City: Legon
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa
ID: T00421
Honorary Doctor of Laws from the University of the Philippines.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection, Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 2 March 1997
City: Manila
Country: Philippines
Continent: Asia
ID: T00432
Honorary Doctor of Laws of the Banaras Hindu University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 17 October 1990
City: Varanasi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00719
Honorary Doctor of Letters from the Open University of Tanzania.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: September 2000
Place: Kinondoni
City: Dar es Salaam
Country: Tanzania
Continent: Africa
ID: T00454
Honorary Doctor of Letters of the University of Natal. (now University of KwaZulu Natal).
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: May 1993
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01105
Honorary Doctor of Literature from Jadavpur University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 24 December 1990
City: Kalkota
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00694
Honorary Doctor of Philosophy from Seoul National University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection ; Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 1995
City: Seoul
Country: South Korea
Continent: Asia
ID: T00735
Honorary Doctor of Science (Economics) from the University of London during a ceremony in the garden of Buckingham Palace along with other universities.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 July 1996
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00553
Honorary Doctor Technologiae Education from the Technikon of the Free State.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2001
City: Bloemfontein
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01227
Honorary Doctoral Degree from the University of South Australia, conferred by the former Chancellor the Honourable Dr Basil Hetzel Acat the University of Fort Hare. This award recognised Mr Mandela's commitment to empowerment through education.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website; List from the Office of the President
Date: 23 April 1998
City: Adelaide
Country: Australia
Continent: Australia and Oceania
ID: T00445
Honorary Doctorate by University of Brasilia.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Brasilia
Country: Brazil
Continent: South America
ID: T01108
Honorary Doctorate conferred at the Cheikh Anta Diop University in Dakar.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 30 June 1992
City: Dakar
Country: Senegal
Continent: Africa
ID: T00414
Honorary Doctorate conferred by Soka University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 5 July 1995
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan
Continent: Asia
ID: T00447
Honorary Doctorate conferred by the University of Carabobo.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website
Date: June 1988
City: Valencia
Country: Venezuela
Continent: South America
ID: T00410
Honorary Doctorate conferred by the University of Malaysia.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection, Website of the university has the convocation speech
Date: 3 November 1990
City: Kuala Lumpur
Country: Malaysia
Continent: Asia
ID: T00431
Honorary Doctorate Doctor of Laws from Brown University in the USA.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 30 May 2010
City: Providence
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01458
Honorary Doctorate for Public Service from the University of Maryland in College Park.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: University of Maryland website
Date: 14 November 2001
City: College Park
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00433
Honorary Doctorate from Britain's Open University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website; Mandela Rhodes Foundation Collection
Date: 4 February 2004
City: Milton Keynes
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01053
Honorary Doctorate from Harvard University, Boston.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: List from the Office of the President ; ANC website
Date: 18 September 1998
City: Boston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00423
Honorary Doctorate from the Universidad Europea de Madrid.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the university
Date: 7 May 2010
City: Madrid
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T01286
Honorary Doctorate from the University Adres Bello, Santiago de Chile.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the university
Date: 7 May 2010
City: Santiago
Country: Chile
Continent: South America
ID: T01287
Honorary Doctorate from the Istanbul Bilgi University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the university
Date: 7 May 2010
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey
Continent: Eurasia
ID: T01289
Honorary Doctorate from the Karolinska Medical Institute in Stockholm.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2005
City: Stockholm
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe
ID: T01247
Honorary Doctorate from the Peruvian University of Applied Sciences.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the university
Date: 7 May 2010
City: Lima
Country: Peru
Continent: South America
ID: T01288
Honorary Doctorate from the Texas Southern University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Media reports
Date: 8 December 1991
City: Houston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00450
Honorary Doctorate from the Universidad de las Americas.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the university
Date: 7 May 2010
City: Cholula
Country: Mexico
Continent: North America
ID: T01290
Honorary Doctorate from the University of Dublin.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 April 2000
City: Dublin
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00480
Honorary doctorate from the University of Leiden.To mark the occasion occasion, Leiden University founded the Mandela Scholarship Fund for South African (post) graduate students to study for a period of a year at Universiteit Leiden.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Leiden University website; ANC website
Date: 12 April 1999
City: Leiden
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe
ID: T00429
Honorary Doctorate from the University of Moscow.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 30 April 1988
City: Moscow
Country: Russia
Continent: Europe
ID: T00442
Honorary Doctorate from the University of Omar Bongo.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Libreville
Country: Gabon
Continent: Africa
ID: T01211
Honorary Doctorate from the University of Paris 8 , Vincennes-Saint Denis.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2005
Place: Saint Denis
City: Paris
Country: France
Continent: Europe
ID: T00535
Honorary Doctorate from the University of Zululand.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: List from the Office of the President ; ANC website
Date: 30 May 1998
City: Empangeni
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00466
Honorary Doctorate from University of the Republic, Uruguya
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 25 July 1988
City: Montevideo
Country: Uruguay
Continent: South America
ID: T00507
Honorary Doctorate in Government and Politics by Universiti Teknologi MARA. In recognition of his tireless efforts and triumph in struggling for the people's rights in his country and strengthening their socio-economy.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2006
City: Selangor Darul Ehsan
Country: Malaysia
Continent: Asia
ID: T01062
Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters from Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 12 May 2000
City: Baton Rouge
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00451
Honorary Doctorate in Humanity from the Limkokwing University of Creative Technology.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Cyberjaya
Country: Malaysia
Continent: Africa
ID: T01212
Honorary Doctorate in International Relations & Friendship from the Democritus University of Thrace as a token of appreciation for his major contribution to the peace process in the Republic of South Africa.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence
Date: February 1996
City: Komonini
Country: Greece
Continent: Europe
ID: T01543
Honorary Doctorate in Laws awarded by the University of South Africa (UNISA).
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 16 September 1995
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00449
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from Queen Elizabeth
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: London Gazette of 9 May 2000, NMF Awards Collection
Date: 3 May 2000
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01277
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from Rhodes University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 6 April 2002
City: Grahamstown
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00439
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from the National University of Ireland.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Website of the University, NMF Photo Collection
Date: 20 June 2003
City: Galway
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00426
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 25 April 2005
City: Port Elizabeth
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00537
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from the Queen's University in Belfast.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2008
City: Belfast
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01213
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from the University of Sydney.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection; Mandela's Office Papers at the NMF
Date: September 2000
City: Sydney
Country: Australia
Continent: Australia and Oceania
ID: T00453
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from the University of the Free State.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 30 November 2001
City: Bloemfontein
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00416
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from Trinity College.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Digital Photographs Collection
Date: 11 April 2000
City: Dublin
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00458
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from Uppsala University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Mandela's Office Papers at the NMF
Date: 3 December 1999
City: Uppsala
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe
ID: T01042
Honorary Doctorate in Laws from Waseda University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Media reports, website of the university
Date: 4 July 1995
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan
Continent: Asia
ID: T00459
Honorary Doctorate in Laws of the University of Western Cape.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 4 December 1990
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00460
Honorary Doctorate in Laws presented by the University of Aquilonia.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1992
City: Aquilonia
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T00746
Honorary Doctorate in Political Science from Tehran University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 22 July 1992
City: Tehran
Country: Iran
Continent: Asia
ID: T00455
Honorary Doctorate of Civil Law from the University of Mauritius.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: List from the Office of the President; ANC website
Date: 11 September 1998
City: Reduit
Country: Mauritius
Continent: Africa
ID: T00434
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from City College of New York awarded for unselfish commitment to principles of freedom and justice by Dr Bernard Harleston, President of College.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website; Nelson Mandela's prison desk calendars
Date: 5 June 1983
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00413
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from Ryerson Polytechnic University to Nelson Mandela and Mrs Machel.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 17 November 2001
City: Toronto
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T00443
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from Soochow University, Taiwan.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website
Date: 1 August 1993
City: Taipei
Country: Taiwan
Continent: Asia
ID: T00446
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the National University of Lesotho.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the university, ANC website
Date: 29 September 1979
City: Roma
Country: Lesotho
Continent: Africa
ID: T00430
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Botswana.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 14 October 1999
City: Gaborone
Country: Botswana
Continent: Africa
ID: T00406
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Nottingham during a ceremony in the garden of Buckingham Palace along with other universities.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 July 1996
City: Nottingham
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00554
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Technology Sydney.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: September 2000
City: Sydney
Country: Australia
Continent: Australia and Oceania
ID: T00557
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of the West Indies.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 24 July 1991
City: St Augustine
Country: Trinidad and Tobago
Continent: South America
ID: T00461
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Zimbabwe.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website
Date: 1986
City: Harare
Country: Zimbabwe
Continent: Africa
ID: T00465
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from University of Hong Kong.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 21 March 2002
City: Hong Kong
Country: China
Continent: Asia
ID: T00483
Honorary Doctorate of Laws from York University conferred in absentia, presented in June 1990.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website
Date: 16 June 1989
City: Toronto
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T00464
Honorary Doctorate of Laws of the University of Lancaster. Conferred in 1984 and presented in December 1984.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Prison Correspondence Nelson Mandela
Date: 4 December 1984
City: Lancaster
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00428
Honorary Doctorate of Laws of the University of Natal. (now University of KwaZulu Natal).
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 9 May 1993
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00515
Honorary Doctorate of Literature from the University of Calcutta
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection ; Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 2 September 1986
City: Calcutta
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00750
Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 25 October 1996
City: Stellenbosch
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00452
Honorary Doctorate of Public Policy from the School of Public Polic and Urban Affairs at Southern University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: South African Embassy, USA, NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2000
City: Shreveport
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00145
Honorary Doctorate of the Free University of Brussels (Vrije University).
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 13 January 1984
City: Brussels
Country: Belgium
Continent: Europe
ID: T00419
Honorary Doctorate of the Karl Marx University of the German Democratic Republic.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website; List from the Office of the President
Date: 11 November 1987
City: Leipzig
Country: Germany
Continent: Europe
ID: T00427
Honorary Doctorate of the University of Paris I, Pantheon-Sorbonne.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 15 July 1996
Place: Paris I
City: Paris
Country: France
Continent: Europe
ID: T01109
Honorary Fellowship from Magdalene College at the University of Cambridge.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection; ANC website
Date: 2 May 2001
Place: Magdalene College
City: Cambridge
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00479
Honorary Fellowship from College of Medicine of South Africa
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 17 October 1995
City: Rondebosch
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00645
Honorary Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC website; List from the Office of the President
Date: 30 June 1995
City: Dublin
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00977
Honorary Laureate of the Mo Ibrahim prize for 'exceptional African leadership' from the Mo Ibrahim Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Website of the organisation, NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2007
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01292
Honorary Member of the National Centre for Development Cooperation as a token of solidarity from the Belgian Non-Governmental Organisations with the struggle of the people of South Africa.
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 5 June 1984
City: Brussels
Country: Belgium
Continent: Europe
ID: T01133
Honorary Volunteer Minister Award from the Church of Scientology International.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1993
City: Riverside County
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00689
Human Dignity Award from the Association of European Parliamentarians with Africa (AWEPA) in honour of his lifelong dedication to the rights and dignity of others.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2007
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe
ID: T011803
Human Rights Medal of Honour from the South African Medical Association (SAMA).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01206
Humanitarian Award from Cape Financial Consultants cc, Cape Investment Advisors cc.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1994
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00718
Humanitarian Service Decoration, Gold Class from the South African Red Cross Society
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2 August 2004
City: Pretoria
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01144
Icon of Our Republic Award from Eskom in recognition of his contribution to community development.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00490
Inscribed to Dr. Nelson Mandela "The Greatest Son of Africa" presented by Rnt Rafiq I Natanie, District Governor of Lake Malawi of Stars, Assembly and conference.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: May 2002
Country: Malawi
Continent: Africa
ID: T00472
International Award for Sport and Solidarity Nelson Mandela to sports journalists distinguished for their commitment against racism. The initiative is organized by Unione Italiana Sport Per Tutti (UISP-Italian Union of Sports for All)and Peace Games in collaboration with Centro Benny NATO.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Web site of the organisation
Date: February 1990
City: Pisa
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T01315
International Democracy Award 1993 medallion and citation from The International Association of Political Consultants (IAPC).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 December 1993
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00657
International Freedom Award from National Civil Rights Museum.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: List from the Office of the President, website of the organisation
Date: 12 March 1997
City: Memphis
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01011
International Humanitarian Award by CARE.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: 30 May 1995
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00975
International Labour Organisation (ILO) Prize for extraordinary lifetime contribution to decent work.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 15 June 2007
City: Geneve
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
Notes: The award consists of a glass pilar with a golden key of the ILO affixed.
ID: T01538
International Peace Award from the United Nations Association of Australia during their 21st Anniversary.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1999
Country: Australia
Continent: Australia and Oceania
Notes: The award consists of a perspex pillar with a golden dove with a branch in its beak
ID: T01539
International Simon Bolivar Award from UNESCO, Jointly awarded to Nelson Mandela and King Juan Carlos of Spain at a ceremony in Caracas, Venezuela on the 200th Anniverary of the birth of Bolivar.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection; ANC website; Nelson Mandela's prison desk calendars
Date: 15 June 1983
City: Paris
Country: France
Continent: Europe
ID: T00701
International Union of Students (IUS) confers its highest award, the 17th November 1919 Medal to Mandela for meritorious work in the interests of students and an outstanding contribution to the cause of peace and to a better future for mankind.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection; Nelson Mandela's prison desk calendars
Date: 16 December 1983
City: Prague
Country: Czech Republic
Continent: Europe
ID: T00708
Jamnalal Bajaj Birth Centenary Award to Dr Nelson Mandela from the Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 18 October 1990
City: Mumbai
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00741
Kwame Nkrumah Leadership Award from the Nkrumah-Vision-Alive Movement, African Community Organisation, in recognition of his selfless leadership.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2002
City: Accra
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa
ID: T00473
Legal Legacy Award from the National Bar Association for exemplary leadership and human rights in Africa and the world.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 4 June 2004
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00510
Lifetime Achievement Award from the Congress of South Africa Trade Unions (COSATU) for his contribution to the struggle of workers.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2 December 2000
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00216
Lifetime Achievement Award from the Mining Lekgotla organised by the Chamber of Mines of South Africa (CoMSA) bestowed upon Mr. Mandela to acknowledge his iconic eminence.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 7 June 2012
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01472
Lifetime Achievement Award from the Nollywood Film Critics USA, called the Nollywood and African Film Critics Awards (NAFCA) for Mr Mandela's humanitarian contribution.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2011
City: Raleigh
Country: USA
Continent: North America
Notes: 'Golden' film projector and a black socket with the inscription: Life time Achievement Award - President Nelson Mandela (Former President of the Republic of South Africa and Humanitarian)
ID: T01488
Lifetime Achievement Award from the South African Muslim Network (SAMNET) in recognition of his service to humanity and an album of congratulatory and well-wishing letters from various Muslim Community Organisations.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 13 August 2009
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01071
Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the Howard University Cancer Centre.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 1997
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00250
Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the National Association of African Journalists.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2005
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01250
Lifetime Founder Member Award of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Media reports
Date: 10 September 2002
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00162
Lifting up the World with a Oneness Heart Award presented by the Sri Chinmoy organisation
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 1999
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00252
Lions Peace Award.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Lists of Presidential State Gifts
Date: 1 October 1994
City: New Delhi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00254
Mahatma Gandhi International Award (MAGI) for reconciliation and peace from the Gandhi Development Trust.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01209
Mandela Centre, Denmark established by the Foundation for Peace and Reconciliation to ensure that Mandela’s life, work and thoughts are remembered and utilized.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Mandela Centre website
Date: unknown
City: Copenhagen
Country: Denmark
Continent: Europe
ID: T01161
Mandela Cultural Centre (Centro Cultural Mandela de Volta Redonda Rio de Janeiro)as well as an award paying tribute to Mr. Mandela.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1991
Place: Volta Redunda
City: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil
Continent: South America
ID: T01177
Mandela Day was declared a public holiday in Zimbabwe.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: ANC website
Date: 5 March 1990
City: Harare
Country: Zimbabwe
Continent: Africa
ID: T00995
Mandela Family Museum, 8115 Vilakazi Street, Orlando
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF digital photo collection
Date: 29 November 1997
Place: Soweto
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01018
Mandela Hall Shield (award). Competition at Mandela Hall residence at Rhodes University. Residences compete against each other in various categories (sport, academic achievement, cultural events) to win the shield. The first competition was in 2004.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Rhodes University website
Date: 2004
City: Grahamstown
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00627
Mandela Institute for Human Rights in the Palestinian National Authority Area, Jerusalem.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: website of the organisation
Date: 1989
Place: Palestinian National Authority Area
City: Jerusalem
Country: Israel
Continent: Asia
ID: T00139
Mandela Lecture organised by the Netherlands Institute for Southern Africa (NIZA)
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: website IISH
Date: unknown
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe
ID: T01437
Mandela-Tambo Lecture series to mark the 25th Anniversary of the granting of the Freedom of the City to Nelson Mandela. The anniversary was on the eve of the 90th anniversary of Oliver Tambo's birth. The lecture series was born from this discussion. The inaugural Lecture was delivered by the then South African Foreign Minister, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Action for Southern Africa (ACTSA) Scotland publications
Date: 26 October 2006
City: Glasgow
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01450
Medal from the British Columbia Council on Smoking and Health.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T01194
Medal from the Japanese National Press Club.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan
Continent: Asia
ID: T00782
Medal from the Special Forces Brigade on Mandela's birthday.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 18 July 2003
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01583
Medal of Honour for his contribution to the pursuit of justice under the rule of law from the International Association of Prosecutors.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2000
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01232
Medal of Honour from Pretoria Technikon (now Tshwane University of Technology).
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: 7 May 1999
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01040
Medallion from the Southeastern Oklahoma State University
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Durant
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00786
Medallion from the Worldd No Tobacco Day of the World Health Organisation of the United Nations.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Geneva
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00785
Merit Award presented by the National African Federated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NAFCOC) at their 28th annual conference for his devoted leadership and life-long dedication to the struggle for liberty in South Africa
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 July 1992
City: Pretoria
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00259
Most Distinguished African of the Year Award from the Pan-African Broadcasting and Achievements Awards (PABHA)
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 October 2000
City: Abuja
Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
Notes: Golden figurine blowing a horn on a wooden with silver socket. Inscription reads: pabha 2000 Most Distinguished African of the Year
ID: T01522
Mr Mandela was named Leader with the greatest impact on business in the last 10 years by Die Burger and the Cape Town Chamber of Commerce.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00522
Mr. Mandela and Mr. FW de Klerk received the Gandhi, King, Ikeda Community Builders Prize. The Prize is given in recognition of current efforts toward building peace in our world’s communities; from the Gandhi Institute for Reconciliation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 3 April 2004
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00516
Named a Hero of Freedom by the Reason Magazine, published by the Reason Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: website
Date: 2003
City: Los Angeles
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01055
Named 'Library Lion' by the New York Public Library for his outstanding achievement in the arts and literature, as well as public service.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 12 November 2012
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
Notes: The medal was awarded during a event in which Rick Stengel accepted the award on behalf of Mr. Mandela. The award consists of a bronze medal on a red ribbon, enscribed with 'Library Lion-New York Public Library' and the styled face of a lion. The other side has: Nelson Mandela 2012
ID: T01499
National Goodwill Personality Award.
Type: Other awards
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: 1994
ID: T00966
National Human Rights Award for Lifetime Achievement from the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) for outstanding contribution in the promotion and protection of human rights.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 December 2001
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00261
Nelson Mandela Award for Minority Empowerment established by the International Foundation for Minority Empowerment and Global Friendship. This award in the field of advocacy for minority causes is an honour given to individuals and organizations in recognition of outstanding achievements in promotion of minority affairs.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: International Foundation for Minority Empowerment and Global Friendschip
Date: 5 August 2005
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00303
Nelson Mandela Forum in Florence.The Forum is accreddited by the NMF.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Date: 1985
City: Florence
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T00096
Nelson Mandela is named 'King of Human Equality' during the 50th anniversary of the World Boxing Council in Mexico.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Website of the organisation
Date: 1 December 2012
City: Mexico DF
Country: Mexico
Continent: North America
ID: T01512
Nelson Mandela Lecture organised by the Foundation 'Statue Nelson Mandela'
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: website IISH
Date: unknown
City: Den Haag
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe
ID: T01438
Nelson Mandela Lifetime Achievement Award established by the Kentucky Department of Public Advocacy to honour an attorney for a lifetime of dedicated services and outstanding achievements in providing, supporting and leading in a systematic way the increase in the right to counsel for Kentucky indigent criminal defendants.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: website of the Kentucky Department of Public Advocacy
Date: 1997
City: Frankfort
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00302
Nelson Mandela Museum with branches in Mthatha, Qunu and Mvezo
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum website; NMF Digital Photograph Collection
Date: February 2000
City: Mthatha, Qunu, Mvezo
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01017
Nelson Mandela Sport and Culture Day was inaugurated in 2013. The event was renamed to the 'Unite for Mandela Race' in 2014 when it was held at the Union Buildings in Tshwane
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: media reports
Date: 13 August 2013
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
Notes: On the inaugural Day in 2013 Bafana Bafana played Burkino Faso, the SA Masters played Italian Masters and the Springboks played Arengina. A music concert was organised after the sports events
ID: T01547
Nelson Mandela was amongst 8 other Fort Hare Alumni to receive the first Honorarium Ring. The event marked the 90th Anniversary of the University and celebrated the 88th Birthday of Mandela.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Correspondence, NMF Digital photo collection
Date: 20 July 2006
City: Alice
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01723
Nelson Mandela was named 'World Leader of the Century' by the International Women of the Year Association.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: South African government information services website
Date: 1 October 2000
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00293
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Award from the New York Association of Black Psychologists.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1994
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01551
Newsmaker 1995 award from Monitor/Sanlam.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1995
Place: Bellville
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01151
Nobel Peace Prize awarded jointly to Nelson Mandela and Frederik Willem de Klerk for their work for the peaceful termination of the apartheid regime, and for laying the foundations for a new democratic South Africa.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nobel Fundation website, NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 December 1993
City: Oslo
Country: Norway
Continent: Europe
ID: T00262
Nyenrode Business University marked its 50th Anniversary by conferring Honorary Doctorates on Nelson Mandela, Bill Gates and Richard T De George, professor of philosophy, Kansas University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Kansas University website; Mandela's Office Papers at the NMF
Date: 5 November 1996
City: Breukelen
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe
ID: T00436
Olympic Movement Unity Award 1995 from the International Olympic Committee.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1995
City: Lausanne
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
ID: T01106
One Million Dream Balls for Africa from Hyundai Motor Company and One Million Balls for Africa.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 8 June 2010
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01588
Order of Barcelos awarded by the Nandos Piri-Piri Society. Nandos is a fast-food franchise started in Johannesburg.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: May 1999
Place: Rosettenville
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00487
Order of the Grand Admiral Madrid from the Institute for Applied Social Research in Madrid
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2003
City: Madrid
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T00512
Peabody Award from the University of Georgia.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2005
City: Athens
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01207
Peace Medal from the World Alliance for Peace.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: 24 October 1995
City: Walsenburg
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00983
Person of the Year 1993 by Time Magazine together with Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: website
Date: 1993
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00963
Plaque awarded to Mr Mandela in recognition of global leadership, outstanding courage and achivement from Skandia.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2001
City: Stockholm
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe
ID: T01253
Plaque from Jeddah Science and Technology Centre.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 2 November 1994
City: Jeddah
Country: Saudia Arabia
Continent: Africa
ID: T00777
Plaque honouring the 20th Anniversary of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC) presented by Dr Hamid Algabid.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Jeddah
Country: Saudia Arabia
Continent: Asia
ID: T00812
Plaque of Honour presented to Dr. Nelson Mandela by the Indian Society for Afro-Asian Studies (ISAAS) in New Delhi.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: New Delhi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00871
Plaque presented by the Detroit Lawyers Guild.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 1990
City: Detroit
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00801
Plaque presented by the Saudi Benevolent Association for Disabled Children
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Riyadh
Country: Saudia Arabia
Continent: Asia
ID: T00804
Plaque presented by the women of the Dutch Reformed Church (NGK) in South Africa
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: January 1996
Place: Hatfield
City: Pretoria
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00831
Plaque presented for the Red Nose Day from Comic Relief.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 1995
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00791
Plaque with a posthumous award from Congo Solidarity.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Award Collection
Date: 18 July 2014
City: Toronto
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T01745
Presidential Citation for his outstanding dedication and contributions to the field of public health from the American Public Health Association.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website;List from the Office of the President, Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 14 October 1997
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00192
Presidential Citation presented by the Meharry Medical College for his lifetime achievements.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 June 1990
City: Nashville
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00255
Prestiege Award conferred upon Mr Mandela for leading the country to democracy and for being a good role model from the Institute for Local Government Management (iLGM)
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Randburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01230
Prestige Award from the Institute for Local Government Management (ILGM) for having led the country to democracy and for being a role model in espousing good governance.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 3 June 2004
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00519
Prize for Tolerance from the Ousseimi Foundation in Switzerland.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 April 2004
City: Geneve
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
Notes: A certificate with silver seal and the text: Fondation Ousseime, Geneve The Ousseimi Foundation hereby awards its Prize for Tolerance to Nelson Mandela for his contribution to a more tolerant world The board of Directors The sculpture consists of a heavy silver column with 'flames' at the borrom
ID: T01517
Proclamation of 27 April 1992 as Nelson Mandela Day by the City of Miami Beach.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 April 1992
City: Miami Beach
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00748
Proclamation of Nelson Mandela Day by the City of Berkeley.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 March 1990
City: Berkeley
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00699
Recipient of the Gulen Institute Peace Award 2010. The Gulen Institute Peace Awards are presented biennially to individuals or institutions that have significantly contributed to peace along with its foundations, such as social justice, social harmony, social welfare, interfaith and intercultural dialogue and conflict resolution.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 25 January 2011
City: Houston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01397
Recipient of the Highly Esteemed and Favourite South African from the Zap Mag viewers.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1995
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01199
Recipient of the Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Award from the New York Association of Black Psychologists.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 21 August 1994
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00682
Recognition and apprecitation award presented to Mr Mandela for his devoted and immeasurable service to humanity in South Africa from the Educational International Africa Region and the All Africa Teachers Organisation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2001
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01223
ReD-Award 2004
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
Notes: Perspex socket with the inscription: ReD-Award 2004 Nelson Mandela
ID: T01523
Resolution passed by the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Honour of Nelson Mandela Day. A similar resolution was passed on 15 July 2013.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: correspondence
Date: 18 July 2012
City: Boston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01524
Science and Engineering Academy of South Africa (SEASA ) Committee Award.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: 26 June 1996
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01000
Scroll of honor from Southern Transvaal African Chamber of Commerce in recognition of his contribution to the abolition of apartheid.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 June 1990
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00686
Scroll of Honour from KWV Board for his major contribution in the lifting of sanctions and the opening of markets.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1996
City: Paarl
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00756
Selected Man of the Year for 2003 by the American Biographical Institute, Inc. and recipient of the American Medal of Honor for his accomplishments in Political Leadership and Activism.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2003
City: Raleigh
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00543
Service Excellence award from Standard Bank and the ILGM (Institute for Local Government Management).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
Notes: Shape of Africa in glass on a glass socket enscribed with: Dr R.N. Mandela. Standard Bank/ILGM Service Excellence Award
ID: T01520
Shield from the Unitas Choir Department of the University of Berkeley.
Type: Awards from Educational institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: unknown
City: Berkeley
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00796
Silver compass on wooden mount: Portuguese Nautical Quadrant of the 16th Century.
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Gifts Collection
Date: unknown
Country: Portugal
Continent: Europe
ID: T00653
Sliver plaque in shape of a scroll from the Communist Party of Italy, Unita Festival and Chorus and the Choir Partisan Trestino. Message to rise in the world for the internationalist cause.
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Gifts Collection
Date: July 1978
City: Rome
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T01120
Special Award for his contribution to the development of Kwaito Music in South Africa.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00486
Special recognition from the Sydney Peace Foundation at the University of Sydney for his lifelong commitment to human rights and peace with justice. This acknowledgement predicated the process of establishing a more formal award; the Gold Medal for Human Rights.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence
Date: 4 September 2000
City: Sydney
Country: Australia
Continent: Australia and Oceania
ID: T01810
Special Spirit in China, an Award of Excellence from the Special Olympics.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Special Olympics Press release
Date: 1 October 2007
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00278
Summerfest productions Ltd. Award to the people of South Africa and their fearless leader Nelson Mandela Sumfest 94
Type: Other awards
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1994
ID: T00642
The 'Distinguished Statesman Award' presented by the Ball State University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1996
City: Muncie
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00684
The "Always Be Tolerant Organisation" (ABETO) African Peace Award as a symbol of global humanity.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 January 2010
Place: Serena International Conference Center
City: Kampala
Country: Uganda
Continent: Africa
ID: T01048
The 1993 International Activist Award from the Gleitsman Foundation.The award was established to honour individuals in the international community who have inspired change and motivated others in the realm of social activism.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; website of the Gleitsman Foundation, NMF Awards Collection
Date: 12 May 1993
City: Malibu
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00238
The 1995 Alan Paton Award from the Sunday Times
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1995
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00722
The 1997 Rotary Award for World Understanding for his significant contributions to world peace, human rights and freedom from Rotary International.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Rotary website; ANC website; NMF Awards Collection
Date: 17 June 1997
City: Evanston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00272
The 2000 International Freedom Award from the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, USA.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 22 November 2000
City: Memphis
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
Notes: Bronze sculpture named 'Movement to Overcome' by Michael Pavlovsky on a black socket.
ID: T01519
The 2005 UKC International AIDS Hero Award from the UK Coalition of People living with HIV and AIDS recognizing Mr Mandela's contribution to the fight against HIV and AIDS.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2005
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01244
The 2009 Ramon Rubial Award in the Defence of Democratic Values category for his tireless, lifelong struggle against inequality in his country and for becoming a worldwide symbol of the struggle for freedom and democracy" from the Ramon Rubial Institute.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: several websites and media reports
Date: 28 June 2009
City: Madrid
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T01304
The 2013 Dole Leadership Award from the Robert J.Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas on the 10th anniversary of the Prize. The Award and the Prize were accepted by Mandela's great grandson Luvoyo Mandela on his behalf.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Award Collection
Date: 27 October 2013
Place: University of Kansas
City: Lawrence
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01608
The 21st Century Award for Achievement from the International Biographical Centre (IBC) in recognition of his outstanding contribution
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence
Date: November 2007
City: Cambridge
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01751
The 8th Annual Africa Prize for Leadership for the Sustainable End of Hunger from the Hunger Project.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Correspondence, ANC website; Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 19 July 1994
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00189
The Africa Elephant Award in recognition of his outstanding service to scouting in South Africa from the Africa Scout Committee. It is the highest and only award given by the Committee.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection, website Scouts South Africa
Date: 23 April 2004
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya
Continent: Africa
ID: T00484
The Africa Peace Award from the African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD) and the Organisation of African Unity (OAU). Presented during a ceremony in Durban.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 March 1995
City: Addis Ababa
Country: Ethiopia
Continent: Africa
ID: T00188
The Alfonso Comin Foundation Peace Award accepted on behalf of Mandela by family and an ANC representative in Europe.The award is granted to individuals or groups of people who have been prominent in their struggle for justice, freedom, peace and human rights,
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; ACF website
Date: 1986
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T00190
The Alma Prize which honours international personalities from the Real Madrid Foundation.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Correspondence
Date: 2012
City: Madrid
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T01687
The Anne Frank Medal for Human Rights and Tolerance from the Anne Frank House, Amsterdam.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; Correspondence; List from the Office of the President, Speech
Date: 15 August 1994
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe
ID: T00193
The Annual Language Lecture for Exceptional Language Achievements at Pretoria Technikon.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Correspondence
Date: 1994
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00194
The Art of Living Award for his outstanding contribution to humanity from the Art of Living Foundation, established by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. The award was presented during the World Culture Festival in Berlin and accepted by Ahmed Kathrada on behalf of Mr. Mandela
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2 July 2011
City: Bangalore
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T01451
The Arthur A Houghton Star Crystal Award for Excellence from the African-American Institute during their Annual Awards Dinner.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection; List from the Office of the President
Date: 6 October 1994
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00196
The Arthur Ashe Courage Award presented by Venus and Serena Williams from the cable TV network ESPN for his actions at the 1995 Rugby World Cup.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: website of ESPN
Date: 19 July 2009
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01066
The ASCCI Presidential Award Association presented by Association of SADC Chambers of Industry and Commerce.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 21 August 2006
Place: Sandton
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00544
The Astraea Award
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 1996
ID: T00197
The Atlanta National Civil/Human Rights Tribute to Nelson Mandela from the US Freedom Tour, Academic Convocation, Atlanta.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: ANC List
Date: 27 June 1990
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00199
The Award for Human Values from Guru Sri Ravi Shankar, Founder and President of the Art of Living Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Media reports; Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 7 June 1998
City: Bangalore
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00200
The Award of Human Dignity was presented by Jose Sulaiman, President of the World Boxing Council at its 36th annual convention in Midrand, South Africa.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 1 October 1998
City: Mexico DF
Country: Mexico
Continent: North America
ID: T00182
The Award of the Highest Honour bestowed by the Soka University in Tokyo
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 31 October 1990
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan
Continent: Asia
ID: T00202
The Baba Saheb Dr B R Ambedkar International Award in recognition of literacy, social and cultural services rendered by Mandela through his prolific works providing guidance to the down-trodden people of India from the Bharatiya Dalit Academy.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 6 December 1988
City: New Delhi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00758
The Babelo Eiphnhee Award presented by the UNESCO Dodecanese
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 1996
City: Dodecanese
Country: Greece
Continent: Europe
ID: T00286
The BASE award of Distinction 1995, Lifetime Achievement Award presented to President Mandela by Black Arts, Sports and Enterprises (BASE)
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1995
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00730
The Benjamin Franklin Award for Distinguished Public Service conferred on Mr Mandela by the American Philosophical Society, and electing him as a member.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: April 2000
City: Philadelphia
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00485
The Bicentenary Award (Distincion Bicentenaria) from the University of the Andes, Merida.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 16 June 1989
City: Merida
Country: Venezuela
Continent: South America
ID: T00766
The Birsa Munda Award from the the Birsa Munda Statute Committee
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Correspondence
Date: 2013
City: Odisha
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T01688
The Bishop John T Walker Distinguished Humanitarian Service Award from Africare for his contribution to raising the quality of life in Africa. Nelson Mandela received this award for the first time in 1994.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Website of the organisation, correspondence
Date: 5 November 2010
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00790
The Black Presbyterian Women’s Lucy Craft Laney Award; presented during the National Black Presbyterian Caucus (NBPC) 28th Annual Conference. The award was accepted on Mr Mandela’s behalf by Vera Swan, ecumenist, teacher, author and former missionary in South Africa.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Worldwide Faith News website
Date: 23 March 1995
City: Memphis
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00204
The Black Race Trophy from Afrobaras and the University of Zumbi dos Palmares was given posthumous to Nelson Mandela and received by Mrs Graça Machel. The Trophy is given annually in celebration of the National Black Conciousness Day in Brazil.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Award Collection
Date: 24 November 2014
City: Sao Paulo
Country: Brazil
Continent: South America
ID: T01755
The Bob Marley Award presented by the Caribbean Heritage Association.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 1999
City: Boston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00205
The Brotherhood of Venoge Champagne 1837 Medal.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Epernayl
Country: France
Continent: Europe
ID: T01593
The Bruno Kreisky Prize for Merit in the Field of Human Rights.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: IDAF Exhibition
Date: 1981
City: Vienna
Country: Austria
Continent: Europe
ID: T01525
The Charity Hero of the Year award from the De-Caritas Centre for Studies of Human Development in Africa, in honour of his heroic sacrifice and love for the common man.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Port Harcourt
Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
ID: T01589
The Children's Peace Award from the Communities of Peace Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 24 October 2011
City: Warrenton
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01594
The Chris Hani Peace Award at the 10th National Congress of the South African Communist Party.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection, NMF speeches database, footage SAMC
Date: 1 July 1998
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
Notes: Speech: NMS598
ID: T00213
The Citizen title of Zumbi Dos Palmares by the Study Centre for Black Culture. Citizen Zumbi dos Palmares (1655-1695) was the last of the leaders of the Quilombo (fugitive slave settlements) of Palmares in the present-day state of Alagoas.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: August 1991
City: Maceió
Country: Brazil
Continent: South America
ID: T00692
The CNA Literary Award of 1994 for Long Walk to Freedom.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1994
City: Johannesburg
Continent: Africa
ID: T00671
The Commonwealth Champion of Health medal from the Commonwealth Games, received by South African athletes at the Commonwealth Games in Canada.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: ANC website; NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1994
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00176
The Constitution Hill Trust Award presented to Nelson Mandela and Ahmed Kathrada in recognition of their sacrifices and outstanding contribution to democracy, constitutionalism and human rights in South Africa. Zindzi Mandela accepted the award on her father's behalf.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 7 October 2009
Place: Constitution Hill
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00628
The Delta Prize for Global Understanding form Bowie State University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Bowie
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01220
The Democratic Leadership Award from the Club of Madrid, an organisation composed of over 90 democratic former Presidents and Prime Ministers from more than 60 different countries, constituting the world´s largest forum of former Heads of State and Government, who have come together to respond to a growing demand for support among leaders in two key areas: democratic leadership and governance; and response to crisis and post-crisis situations.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 15 December 2008
City: Madrid
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T01596
The Distinguished Paul Laurence Dunbar Humanitarian Award
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 25 June 1994
City: Dayton
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00716
The Distinguished Service Award from the Puerto Rico Chapter of the American College of Cardiology.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 May 2000
City: San Juan
Country: Puerto Rico- USA
Continent: North America
ID: T01584
The Dr Bruno Kreisky Prize for Human Rights for Services to Human Rights from the Bruno Kreisky Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection, ANC website; Bruno Kreisky Foundation site
Date: 27 November 1981
City: Vienna
Country: Austria
Continent: Europe
ID: T00208
The Dr Dilli Raman Regmi International Peace Award for 2006. Received on Nelson Mandela's behalf by Achmat Dangor, then CEO of Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 5 June 2007
City: Lazimpat
Country: Nepal
Continent: Asia
ID: T01129
The Dreamkeeper Award for "Your lifelong struggle and commitment to liberate black South Africans and create a system of full equity and justice. Your sacrifices have not been in vain and will continue to serve as a ray of hope for all. We honour you." From the University of Michigan, Office of Minority Affairs.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 September 1991
City: Ann Arbor
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01127
The Economic Pinnacle Award was presented by the American/African Economic Summit.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 12 July 1994
ID: T00220
The Education Africa Peace Award consisting of a gold medallion and a Nelson Mandela coin.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Lists of Presidential State Gifts
Date: unknown
Continent: Africa
ID: T00219
The Elija Barayis Award from COSATU presented to Mandela for his outstanding leadership and service on the occasion of the 15th Anniversary of COSATU.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 December 1990
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
Notes: Huge wooden sculpture representing the logo of COSATU resting on a wooden socket with the text: The Elijah Barayi Award for outstanding leadership and service presented to Nelson Mandela on the occasion of the 15th Anniversary of COSATU.
ID: T01518
The Eminent Person's Award from the World Information, Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA) for serving as a beacon of hope and eternal light in a sea of darkness. Mandela was the first person to receive this award.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 25 October 2010
City: Vienna
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01591
The Eron Prize from the Baker Institute at Rice University.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: website of the Baker Institute
Date: 26 October 1999
City: Houston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01698
The Ethnic Multicultural Media Award.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website
Date: 29 June 2000
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01050
The Exemplary Leadership Award from the Global Center for Transformational Leadership For his exceptional achievements and his unwavering commitment to be a source of inspiration to his community and for his dedication to the upliftment of his community and society
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Award Collection
Date: 11 January 2001
City: Accra
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa
ID: T01601
The Extraordinary Leadership Award from the Black Management Forum
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
Place: Sandton
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00720
The Faithful Leadership Merit Award from the Presbyterian Christian Apostolic Church "Maboloka - Emagcina".
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 16 April 1995
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01399
The Felix Houphouet-Boigny Peace Prize was awarded to Mr Mandela and President F W de Klerk in 1991 by UNESCO.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: UNESCO website, publication at the NMF
Date: 1991
City: Paris
Country: France
Continent: Europe
ID: T00287
The FIFA Order of Merit in recognition of Mr Mandela's efforts to reconcile South Africans.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: List from the Office of the President, Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: July 1998
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00184
The FIFPro Football for Peace Award from the Africa Division of FIFPro, an organisation for professional football player, in recognition of Mr Mandela's contributions towards non-racialism.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2009
City: Casablanca
Country: Morocco
Continent: Africa
ID: T01271
The First Annual Decent Work Research Prize was awarded to Nelson Mandela by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) for his "Extraordinary lifetime contribution to knowledge, understanding and advocacy on the central concerns of the ILO.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ILO website
Date: 13 June 2007
City: Geneva
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00217
The first Commonwealth Green Pennant Award presented by the Commonwealth.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 1997
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00231
The first edition of the "Award on Fundamental Rights" from the Institute of Public Law, incardinated in the King Juan Carlos University in Spain in view of Mr Mandela's relevant and personal merits as well as his political compromise in promoting respect for fundamental rights
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Correspondence
Date: 2008
City: Mostoles
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T01475
The first King Shaka Award in recognition of bravery. Mandela could not attend the official presentation night at Gold Reef City in July and he received the award from King Goodwill Zwelithini during a ceremony at his home in Johannesburg
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Media reports, ANC website
Date: 25 July 2001
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00246
The Flame of Distinction Award was presented by New Nation and Engen for his achievements.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection; ANC website
Date: 3 June 1993
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00221
The Franklin D Roosevelt Four Freedoms Award, created to honour individuals and institutions whose work gave special meaning to the freedom of speech and religion, Middelburg, The Netherlands.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Four Freedoms Award website, ANC website; NMF Awards Collection
Date: 8 June 2002
City: Middelburg
Country: Netherlands
Continent: Europe
ID: T00223
The Franklin Delano Roosevelt Freedom Medal from the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2002
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01275
The Freedom Award and the Jonas Salk Silver Plate in recognition of his courage, commitment and enduring contribution from the Indiana Black Expo Inc.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2007
City: Indianapolis
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01208
The Freedom of Pick 'n Pay, a symbolic award presented by the South African supermarket chain.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Media reports
Date: 6 June 1999
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00224
The Gaddafi (Al-Qadafi) International Prize for Human Rights for defending human rights, protecting the causes of freedom and supporting peace everywhere in the world from the International Popular Committee of the Gadaffi Prize for Human Rights.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection, ANC website
Date: 30 May 1989
City: Tripoli
Country: Libya
Continent: Africa
ID: T00226
The Gandhi-King Award for Nonviolence from the Interfaith Center of New York and the Founding Family of the World Movement for Nonviolence.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; Mandela Rhodes Foundation Collection
Date: 5 December 1999
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01046
The German Media Award of 1998.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: List from the Office of the Presiden; ANC website; NMF Digital Photo Collection
Date: 28 January 1999
City: Baden-Baden
Country: Germany
Continent: Europe
ID: T00218
The Gift of the Earth Award from the World Wildlife Fund -South Africa (WWF-SA).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Publication of the Center
Date: 29 May 1998
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01692
The 'Global Education Award' from the Global Education Foundation in memory of Nelson Mandela
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 7 March 2014
City: Sanremo
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
Notes: A0602
ID: T01782
The Global Legacy Award from the Corporate Publishing International Media Group (CPI).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2010
City: Dubai
Country: United Arab Emirates
Continent: Asia
ID: T01587
The Global Peace and Friendship Award 1994 from the India-European Union Friendship Society.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 January 1995
City: New Delhi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00669
The Global Peace Friendship Award from Peace Boat.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Lists of Presidential State Gifts, website of Peace Boat
Date: 27 January 1995
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan
Continent: Asia
ID: T00228
The Golden Order of Merit from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 23 March 1996
City: Monaco
Country: Monaco
Continent: Europe
ID: T00179
The GQ South Africa Men of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award from Condé Nast New Markets Europe/Africa, Inc./Condé Nast Independent Magazines (PTY) ltd.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00499
The Grammy Award for Branding confirmed on Mr Mandela as Father of Anti-Apartheid & First President of Multiracial Democracy in South Africa 2012. A Lifetime Achievement Award from the Asia Pacific Brands Foundation (APBF)
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 31 May 2012
City: Petaling Jaya
Country: Malaysia
Continent: Asia
Notes: The award consists of a Trophy and a certificate
ID: T01480
The Harry T. Wilks Leadership Leadership in a Changing World Award from Miami University because of his courageous and inspiring efforts to bring about peace and racial equality in South Africa
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence
Date: November 2007
City: Miami
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01749
The Harvard AIDS Institute 2004 Leadership Award at the Havard School of Public Health.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: correspondence
Date: April 2004
City: Boston
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01753
The Heart of Gold Award from the International Speakers Bureau.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: correspondence
Date: 2005
City: Dallas
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01746
The Honour and Valour Award, the highest Public Award order from the International League of Military and Law Enforcement Veterans in the Russian Federation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 Àpril 2011
Country: Russian Federation
Continent: Europe
ID: T01457
The Honour of Conselho of the Bar Association of Brazil for his ceaseless fight against social injustice and Apartheid.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1 August 1991
City: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil
Continent: South America
ID: T01116
The HOPE Unity Award, presented to individuals who have sacrificed personal liberties for the sake of uniting many in peace from HOPE Worldwide.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum, website of Hope Worldwide
Date: 13 August 1995
City: Wayne
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00232
The Humanitarian Award presented to Mr Mandela by Dr Leon R Tarver (2nd) President Southern University and the Agricultural and M College System.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 1999
City: Baton Rouge
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00233
The Humanitarian Par Excellence Award from Voorhees College in Denmark. Honoured by Leonard and Dawson, president of Voorhees College.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Denmark
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00234
The Humanity's Team 2014 Spiritual Leadership Award presented posthumously to the late Dr Nelson Mandela by the Humanity's Team.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Award Collection
Date: 27 July 2014
City: Fort Collins
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01770
The inaugural J. William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding from the Fulbright Association recognising individuals who have made extraordinary contributions toward bringing peoples, cultures, or nations to greater understanding of others.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; Organisation's website
Date: 1 October 1993
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00245
The inaugural Lifetime Campaigner Award for Global Peace of the Mahathir Global Peace Foundation In recognition of his fearlessness in relentlessly pursuing and end to all conflicts and wars and his single-minded dedication to the preservation of global peace by initiating actions aimed at protecting the interests of all peace-loving peoples of the world, regardless of race, creed and nationality.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 12 December 2012
City: Cyberjaya
Country: Malaysia
Continent: Asia
ID: T01600
The Indira Gandhi Award for International Justice and Harmony from Indian Council of World Affairs. The award was received by Justice Minister Dullah Omar and presented by H S Josh in New Delhi.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 January 1996
City: New Delhi
Country: India
Continent: Asia
ID: T00236
The International Apostolic Humanitarian Award from the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith for his heroic struggle against injustice and persecution.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 15 September 1993
City: Philadelphia
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00195
The International Freedom Conductor Award posthumous from the National Underground Railroad Freedom Canter.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Correspondence
Date: 23 August 2014
City: Cincinnati
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01699
The International Golden Mercury from the International and Mantion Comittee of Mercure de Or.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 13 August 1985
City: Brazzaville
Country: Congo
Continent: Africa
ID: T01398
The International Humanitarian Award presented by the World Union for Progressive Judaism.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 24 May 1997
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00239
The International Lenin Prize for Strengthening Peace Among Peoples was awarded to Mandela in 1962 but due to his imprisonment he could only accept the prize in 2002.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Acceptance speech Nelson Mandela on the website of the Russion Federation, ANC website
Date: May 1990
City: Moscow
Country: Russian Federation
Continent: Europe
ID: T00249
The International Mother Teresa Award from the St. Bernadette Institute of Sacred Art in Albuquerque.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Correspondence
Date: 19 November 2006
City: Albuquerque
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01477
The International Peace and Freedom Award presented by the Workers' International Centre, Stockholm Sweden.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website
Date: 1986
City: Stockholm
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe
ID: T00241
The International Peace Award of the Tipperary Peace Convention.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: website of the Tipperary Peace Convention, ANC website
Date: 1989
City: Tipperary
Country: Ireland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00267
The International Professional Human Being (PHB) awards the Honorary Title of "Professional Human Being" to Mandela,
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 June 1993
City: Brea
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00713
The Isaiah Award presented by Keren Hayesod - United Jewish Appeal for distinguished world leadership.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum, Office of the ANC President: Nelson Mandela Papers at the University of Fort Hare
Date: 8 August 1996
City: Jerusalem
Country: Israel
Continent: Asia
ID: T00242
The Isitwalandwe Award from the African National Congress (ANC), the highest award from the ANC.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website
Date: 1992
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00961
The Jesse Owens Globaly Award which honours individuals who have made a significant and lasting contribution of enduring quality to society from a background of sports from the International Amateur Athletics Association. (IAAA)
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: correspondence, NMF photo archive, NMF video archive
Date: 21 September 1999
City: Monaco
Country: Monaco
Continent: Europe
ID: T00185
The Jewish Humanitarian Achiever Award from the South African Jewish Report and Investec Private Bank.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection; List from the Office of the President
Date: June 2000
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00498
The King Kong World Boxing Award.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: 25 January 1996
ID: T00178
The Launch of the Humanity's Team South Africa 'Walk for an uBuntu Conscious South Africa' is proudly held in honour of Ntate Nelson Mandela.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Date: 29 September 2013
Place: Freedom Park
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01526
The Liberty Medal Award by the National Constitution Centre, together with President FW de Klerk. The award is given to men and women of courage and conviction who have strived to secure the blessings of liberty to people the world over. Presented by President Clinton, Philadelphia,
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; website National Constitution Centre
Date: 4 July 1993
City: Philadelphia
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00268
The Life's Warrior Award to President Nelson Mandela in recognition of his lifelong efforts championing the causes of others, from the Holyfield Foundation.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 7 July 1997
City: Fairburn
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01139
The Lifetime Achievement Award from the NGO Committee on Aging of the United Nation (UN).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 6 October 2011
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01595
The Lifetime Friend Award of the Reach for a Dream Foundation. This award was a new initiative from the Foundation with the aim to recognise people who have contributed to helping children realise their dreams.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2 April 2002
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00251
The Lucite Freedom Award presented by the Hospitality Committee for UN delegations.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 8 November 1995
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00681
The Ludovic-Trarieux International Human Rights Prize from the Human Rights Institute of The Bar of Bordeaux. Zindzi Mandela accepted the prize on behalf of her father.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; website of the Institute
Date: 29 March 1985
City: Bordeaux
Country: France
Continent: Europe
ID: T00253
The Mahatma M.K. Gandhi Prize for Non-Violent Peace for 1994 awarded by the Mahatma MK Gandhi Foundation for Non-Violent Peace.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: February 1995
City: Oslo
Country: Norway
Continent: Europe
ID: T00256
The Man of the Year Award from the Greek South African Chamber of Commerce and Industries.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website
Date: 19 November 1994
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00257
The Mandela Day Marathon is being run in the KZN Midlands in 3 categories.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Correspondence
Date: 26 August 2012
Place: Umgungundlovu District Municipality
City: Pietermaritzburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01719
The Mandela International Film Festival was launched in Nelson Mandela Bay. The first festival will take place in 2015.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: media report
Date: 3 December 2014
City: Nelson Mandela Bay
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01780
The Mandela Legacy Committee - Canada has been formed to preserve Mandela's legacy of a society free from all forms of discrimination.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Correspondence
Date: 2014
City: Toronto
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T01718
The Mandela Rhodes Foundation was announced by Nelson Mandela and Lord Waldegrave, the chairman-elect of the Rhodes Trustees as part of the centenary celebrations of The Rhodes Trust, UK. The central purpose of The Mandela Rhodes Foundation is to build exceptional leadership capacity in Africa through its various leadership development and leadership training programmes.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Mandela Rhodes Foundation website
Date: 13 February 2002
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00120
The Manhae Grand Peace Prize from the Manhae Foundation for his contributions to peace.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Inje-Gun Gangwon-do
Country: Korea
Continent: Asia
ID: T00527
The Meaning of Life Award in recognition of Nelson Mandela's work for the transmission of human values from the Centre of Existantial Psychology and Logo Therapy
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 September 2010
City: Buenos Aires
Country: Argentina
Continent: South America
ID: T01443
The Meerkat Prestigious Award to Nelson Mandela as the first recipient for outstanding commitment, focust vision, remarkable perserverance and beyond average acheivements from Ideas Exhange International.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 December 1996
City: Sharpeville
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00737
The Melvin Jones Fellow Award from the All Africa Lions Club for his contributions to humanity, both nationally and internationally.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 13 February 2013
City: Oran
Country: Democratic Republic of Algeria
Continent: Africa
Notes: A brown plaque with the following afficed: the Emblem of the Lions Club International and the face of Melvin Jones An enscripted field with the name of the award and signed by the President and Chairperson of the Lion Clubs International
ID: T01500
The MESAB Service Award presented to Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, whose courage, vision and generosity of spirit insprires the world. The Medical Education for South African Blacks (MESAB). MESAB operated till 2007.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 28 February 2002
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01602
The Millennium Award conferred to Mr Mandela by the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation,
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 16 May 2005
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00532
The Most Illustrious Alumnus Award given to Mandela by the Fort Hare Alumni Association
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 30 November 1996
City: Alice
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00712
The Nelson Mandela Annual Science Lecture at the University of the Witwatersrand.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: University of the Witwatersrand website
Date: 2005
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00172
The Nelson Mandela Award - Undergraduate- Leadership in the James E. McLeod Honors and Awards Program at the Washington University in St. Lois. The award acknowledges an undergraduate student leader who creates a shared vision, elecits the strenghts of others, perseveres in the face of adversity, and/or who inspires a grander vision.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: website of the university
Date: unknown
Place: Washington University
City: St Louis
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01624
The Nelson Mandela Award by the John C Holland Awards has been established to recognise youth in Hamilton's black community.
Type: Awards, Events and organisations named after Mandela
Source: media report
Date: December 2013
City: Hamilton
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01685
The Nelson Mandela Award for Health and Human Rights was instituted by the Henry J. Kaiser Family to honour his universal standing as a symbol of struggle for equity and democracy in South Africa.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: correspondence
Date: March 1992
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01744
The Nelson Mandela Award from the Geller Foundation.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: media report
Date: unknown
City: Philadelphia
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01738
The Nelson Mandela Award was established by the MEDUNSA Trust to recognise government and business officials whose exemplary leadership has worked to improve the human condition or race relations in Africa.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: website
Date: 1994
City: Washington, DC
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01164
The Nelson Mandela Business Breakfast was organised by the Rambam Trust to raise funds for the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund and the trust itself.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Gifts Collection
Date: 20 March 2001
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01561
The Nelson Mandela Children's Fund (NMCF), established by Mandela in 1995, strives to change the way society treats its children and youth. This long-term vision captures the central role society plays in shaping children’s lives and to give voice and dignity to the African child by building a rights-based movement. 'Friends of the NMCM' were established in New York (23/10/95) and in London (12/07/96)
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMCF
Date: 8 May 1995
City: Johannesburg, New York City, London
Country: South Africa, USA, UK
Continent: Africa, North America and Europe
ID: T00159
The Nelson Mandela Foundation opened in 1999 as Mr Mandela’s office when he retired as president. Until 2006 it focused on supporting a wide range of projects dear to Mr Mandela’s heart. In 2004 the Foundation established the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory & Dialogue to promote Mr Mandela’s legacy. It contains an archive about the life and work of Mr Mandela which also attempts to provide links to the many other archival references to him and a Dialogue programme which seeks to foster Mr Mandela’s spirit of community and humanity in bringing people together to discuss a range of crucial issues facing South Africa and the world.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF
Date: 1999
Place: Houghton
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00148
The Nelson Mandela International Diversity award was established in Britain’s House of Commons to recognise organisations around the world for their diversity efforts.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Media reports
Date: c1994
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00154
The 'Nelson Mandela Remembrence Walk' was launched by the Gautend Deparytment of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation at the Nelson Mandela Foundation on 11 November 2014. The walk will take place on 13 December
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF website
Date: 13 December 2014
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01766
The Nelson Mandela RUSI-Brenthurst Programme involving three components: the Annual Nelson Mandela International Essay Competition on African Development and Security; the Annual Nelson Mandela Fellowship and the Annual Nelson Mandela International Lecture on African Issues established by the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and the Brenthurst Foundation to encourage new perspectives on African security and development.
Type: Awards, Events and organisations named after Mandela
Source: websites of RUSI and Brenthurst Foundation
Date: 2006
City: London and Johannesburg
Country: United Kingdom & South Africa
Continent: Europe and Africa
ID: T00309
The Nelson Mandela Sports and Solidarity Award by Boots for Africa, a charity founded by Sheffield FC .
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: website of the organisation
Date: unknown
City: Dronfield
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00150
The Newsmaker of the Year Award 1993 by Johannesburg Press Club. Along with F W de Klerk.The Award was received by Kader Asmal on 29 September 1994 but awarded on 25 May 1994.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection; ANC website; List from the Office of the President
Date: 25 May 1994
City: Tshwane
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00774
The Nexus Commonwealth Award for Lifetime Achievement for his commitment to the Commonwealth Values.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Correspondence, nexus website
Date: 2012
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01700
The Olympic Games Emblem Award.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum
Date: unknown
ID: T00187
The Olympic Gold Order from International Olympic Committee President, Juan Antonio Samaranch in Cape Town.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: ANC website;NMF Awards Collection, List from the Office of the President
Date: 16 November 1994
City: Lausanne
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00175
The Order of the African Renaissance Award, First Division from the African Renaissance Institute.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; NMF Awards Collection
Date: 11 October 1999
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00237
The Pasteur Foundation Award for his work on behalf of Public Health and Human Rights.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2008
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01272
The Peter J Daniels Caleb Encouragement Award for courage, vision and persistance from the Embassy of the Blessed Kingdom of God for All Nations.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: November 1994
City: Kiev
Country: Ukraine
Continent: Europe
ID: T00648
The Pierre de Coubertin Fair Play Award. The award is named after the founder of the modern Olympic movement. It was conferred by the International Olympic Committee Member Louis Guirandou N'diaye, who was also acting president of the International Commiittee for Fair Play.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Office of the ANC President: Nelson Mandela Papers at the University of Fort Hare
Date: 25 June 1997
City: Budapest
Country: Hungary
Continent: Europe
ID: T00181
The Planet and Humanity Award for outstanding contribution to peace and human progress from the International Geographical Union (IGU) .
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection, NMF Speeches database
Date: 4 August 2002
City: Brussels
Country: Belgium
Continent: Europe
ID: T00269
The Planetary Consciousness Award conferred to Mr Mandela by the Club of Budapest International.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2004
City: Budapest
Country: Hungary
Continent: Europe
ID: T00531
The Pride of Britain Awards 2004 presented to Nelson Mandela with a Lifetime Achievement award to honour his work in raising funds and awareness of the Aids Crisis in Africa.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Correspondence
Date: 25 March 2004
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T01733
The Prince of Asturias Award from the Prince of Asturias Foundation
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 31 October 1992
City: Oviedo
Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
ID: T00198
The Protea Award from the Gild Guides South Africa.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: 17 September 1996
City: Randburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01004
The Queen's Baton Relay from Queen Elizabeth II to symbolise the return of South Africa into the Commonwealth of Nations and in particular the country’s participation in the Commonwealth Games in Canada after absence of 36 years. The Relay is similar to the Olympic Torch and holds a secret message from Queen Elizabeth II and serves as a unifying symbol to the people of the Commonwealth.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: Media reports
Date: 20 June 1994
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00174
The Richard Allen Man of the Decade Award in honour of the Centennial celebration of the African Methodist Episcopal Church.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1996
City: Nashville
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00734
The SAFDA Pride Award from the South African Fashion Designers Association as a Madiba Shirt ambassador for African Fashions.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: correspondence
Date: 7 May 2004
City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01748
The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought by the European Parliament to honour individuals or organisations for their efforts on behalf of human rights and fundamental freedoms and against oppression and injustice. The award is also referred to as the Human Rights Prize.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source:  ANC website; EU website
Date: 1 December 1988
City: Strasbourg
Country: France
Continent: Europe
ID: T00274
The Sam Ervin Free Speech Award from the Tarheel Forensic League in the USA.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 1990
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00275
The Silone International Prize for 2001 from the Silone Foundation.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection, website of the Silone Foundation
Date: 19 January 2002
City: Salmona
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T01204
The Soccer Honour Award from the Soccer Foundation, the Rural Foundation and the Department of Sports and Recreation.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 26 October 1996
City: Paarl
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00180
The South African Hindu Maha Sabha presented to President Nelson Mandela at the Hare Krishna Temple.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Nelson Mandela Museum Collection
Date: 6 November 1994
Place: Chatsworth
City: Durban
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00789
The Special Prize of the Carter-Menil Human Rights Foundation for his extraordinary commitment to freedom was unexpectedly bestowed on Mandela after his speech during the annual award ceremony in Houston.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Carter-Menil Human Rights Foundation site, ANC website
Date: 1992
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00209
The Spirit of Liberty Award at the People for the American Way award ceremony.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website
Date: 8 November 1992
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00279
The Star of Soekarno Award for his dedication to humanity, justice and Liberty from the Soekarno Foundation for Education and the University of Bung Karno.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2001
City: Jakarta
Country: Indonesia
Continent: Africa
ID: T01238
The third Juliet Hollister Award was presented to Nelson Mandela during a plenary gathering in the Parliament of the World religions in Cape Town. This award is given annually to religious and secular leaders who actively promote interfaith values. The presentation of the award to Mr. Mandela recognizes his struggle for freedom and tolerance in South Africa and lifts up his model of reconciliation with non-violence.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC Website; Interfaith Studies website; Mandela Rhodes Foundation Collection
Date: 5 December 1999
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00281
The Third World Prize from the Third World Foundation for Social and Economic Studies, awarded jointly to Nelson and Winnie Mandela.The prize is conferred on individuals or institutions for outstanding contribution to Third World development. The price was accepted by Oliver Tambo in 1986.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; Publication of the Third World Foundation
Date: 1985
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00283
The 'Toronto Spirit of Mandela Freedom Walk' will be held at the Nelson Mandela Boulevard on the 25th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's first visit to Canada and for National Aboriginal Day on the 21st in Canada.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: media report
Date: 20 June 2015
City: Toronto
Country: Canada
Continent: North America
ID: T01802
The Trophy of the Peace Award for 1995 presented by the International Parliament for Safety and Peace (IPSP) recongnizing Mandela's distinguished achievements at international level.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 27 May 1995
City: Palermo
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
ID: T00240
The Tuan Sheikh Yusuf Peace Award from the Muslim Women Federation of Southern Africa for his selfless commitment to justice, democracy and peace.Presented on the occasion of Mandela's inauguration as State President.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 10 September 1994
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T00276
The U Thant Peace Award from the Peace Meditation at the United Nations bestowed by Sri Chinmoy.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 29 January 1996
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
Notes: Large dark silver cup trophy with 2 rounded handles on round base with affixed silver plate.
ID: T00289
The UDI Carter G. Woodson Award from the Urban Dynamics Institute (UDI) for Mr Mandela's contributions to advance the cause of social justice and racial harmony. The award forms part of the agency's Heritage Archives Project.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Correspondence
Date: 2007
City: Waterbury
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01476
The United Nations General Assembly announced that Mandela's birthday, 18 July, is to be known as International Mandela Day marking his contribution to world freedom.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: NMF Digital Photograph Collection, UN Website
Date: 2009
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01067
The United Nations Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize has been established by resolution of the General Assembly of the UN as a tritbute to outstanding achievement and contribution by individuals to the purposes and principles of the United Nations.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: Correspondence
Date: 6 June 2014
City: New York City
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01717
The United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights by the High Commisioner for Human Rights. This fourth Award, on the occassion of the 40th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was bestowed on Nelson and Winnie Mandela, amongst others.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website; UN website
Date: 10 December 1988
City: Geneva
Country: Switzerland
Continent: Europe
ID: T00288
The W.E.B. du Bois International Medal by the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People (NAACP) for his fight against apartheid. Mandela was able to accept this award in July 1993 when attending a fund-raising meeting with the NAACP.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: ANC website
Date: 21 July 1986
City: Baltimore
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00292
The W.E.B. Dubois International Medal by the National Association for the Advencement of Coloured People (NAACP).
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: IDAF Exhibition
Date: 1986
City: Baltimore
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01531
The World Citizenship Award of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Website of the organisation
Date: 1996
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00988
The World Impact Award presented to Mr Mandela in recognition of his vision and efforts in shaping the world's destiny from the Dallas Black Dance Theatre.
Type: Awards related to Arts, Culture and Sports
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2008
City: Dallas
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01263
The World Methodist Peace Award reads "The World Methodist Council today recognises you, Dr Nelson Mandela, for the inspiration and hope you have brought to South Africa, the Continent of Africa, and the peoples of the world. For over half a century your name has become synonymous with freedom and reconciliation" Signed Dr Frances M Alguire, Chairperson World Methodist Council and Dr Joe Hale, General Secretary World Methodist Council.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: Mandela Rhodes Foundation Collection
Date: 21 September 2000
City: London
Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
ID: T00294
The World's Children's Prize for the Rights of the Child.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2005
City: Mariefred
Country: Sweden
Continent: Europe
ID: T00530
Thurgood Marshall Breaking Barriers Award by the Thurgood Marshall College Fund for Mandela's lifetime dedication to international public service.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Awards Collection; Thurgood Marshall College website
Date: 9 October 2009
City: San Diego
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T00104
Trek4Mandela is an annual expedition to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and is initiated to raise funds for Caring4Girls, a programme of the Imbumba Foundation. The first climb was organised in 2012.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Date: July 2012
City: Richards Bay
Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
ID: T01721
Trophy of Peace from the International Parliament for Safety and Peace recognizing Mr Mandela's distinguished achievements at international level.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Date: 27 May 1995
City: Palermo
Country: Italy
Continent: Europe
Notes: Two certificates with the text: let it be known that H.E. Dr. Nelson Mandela in recognition of distinguished achievements at the international level in the field of Defense of Human Rights has obtained the title of 'Trophy of Peace' with all the rights and privileges pertaining hereto
ID: T01503
Trumpet Award from the Trumpet Awards Foundation in acknowledgement of Mr Mandela's accomplishments in contributing to the quality of life for all.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: unknown
City: Atlanta
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01545
UC Berkeley Medal of the University of California to honour Nelson Mandela.
Type: Awards from Educational Institutions and related
Source: NMF Gifts Collection
Date: 30 June 1990
City: Berkeley
Country: United States of America
Continent: North America
ID: T01113
UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation in recognition of his outstanding leadership in the fight against apartheid and racial discrimination, in South Africa and worldwide, his dedication to reconciliation between different communities, his unfailing commitment to democracy, equality and learning, hi support fo all the oppressed of the Earth, and his exemplary contribution to international peace and understanding.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 12 July 2005
City: Paris
Country: France
Continent: Europe
ID: T01599
UniSA Nelson Mandela Lecture, an annual lecture series at the University of South Australia.
Type: Awards, Events and Organisations named after Mandela
Source: correspondence
Date: 2007
City: Adelaide
Country: Australia
Continent: Australia and Oceania
ID: T01307
World Environmental Movement For Africa (WEMFA) 2001 Award for leadership and development. Given in conjunction with the World Institute for Leadership Development.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 2001
City: Port Harcourt
Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
ID: T00469
World Social Order from the Isidore Bakanja Foundation
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: NMF Awards Collection
Date: 24 April 2001
City: Kinshasa
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo
Continent: Africa
ID: T00511
Zik Prize for good governance from the Public Policy Research and Analysis Centre (PPPRAC) in Lagos.
Type: Awards from Civil Society and Business
Source: List from the Office of the President
Date: May 1999
City: Lagos
Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
ID: T01039

  ^ Top