Dr Mo Ibrahim, businessman, academic and philanthropist, delivered the 11th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture at the University of South Africa in Pretoria on 17 August 2013. The theme for this year’s lecture was Building Social Cohesion and was a call to all Africans to work towards unity and democracy.
• A nation of paradoxes: Robinson
The Gauteng Provincial Legislature is the driving force behind the new Citizen Responsibility Campaign, which aims to get people more involved in the processes of democracy, and more aware that good citizenry is as much a matter of duties as of rights.
• Back to basics for a unified SA
A pair of creative philanthropists has come up with the concept of iExist, through which the big questions are explored in art. But the driving force behind the project is to help the less fortunate through auctioning the works of art made under the iExist banner.
• Mandela exhibition goes to Paris