Background

‚ÄčNelson Mandela is an inspiration to young people. In order to build on his legacy, the Mandela 365 Project was born. 

Objectives
  1. To develop and promote young leaders in the community (by using Nelson Mandela’s legacy of Ubuntu by promotion of the values that have embodied Nelson Mandela’s life – democracy; equality; reconciliation; diversity; responsibility; respect and freedom advocating for a universal values-based society).

  2. To create new opportunities for community engagement and understanding based on Nelson Mandela’s life of service and advocacy for human rights, peace and social justice.

  3. To equip young participants with the knowledge and skills to serve their community with purpose by imparting skills to their peers, community and family.