Nelson Mandela released

Mandela release anniversary 11 Feb – video to back Scotland statue appeal

Scotland celebrated Nelson Mandela’s release from prison on 11 February 1990 with crowds gathering in Nelson Mandela Place in Glasgow, ...
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What was apartheid

What was apartheid?

These are just a few main points in a one minute video (with text below) to illustrate what racist apartheid ...
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Statue and education programme

Resources and links

Some useful links and resources… What was apartheid? Brief points in video and text Videos by the Foundation on history ...
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Mandela icon

Nelson Mandela, Scotland, and the struggle against apartheid

About the statue | More information | Videos The statue: A celebration and a legacy This statue of Nelson Mandela ...
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Nelson Mandela Place Glasgow

35th anniversary of Nelson Mandela Place event

On Wednesday 16 June we are celebrating the 35th anniversary of the naming of Nelson Mandela Place, Glasgow. We are ...
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Short video

Short video about statue and education campaign

A short video about the campaign to build a statue of Nelson Mandela in Nelson Mandela Place Glasgow along with ...
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Mandela Day 2020

Previous events and celebrations

In a challenging 2020 the campaign celebrated the 30th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's release from prison (11 February 1990) and ...
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Philip Braat - Lord Provost of the City of Glasgow

Philip Braat – Lord Provost of the City of Glasgow

We are delighted that the new Lord Provost of the City of Glasgow, Philip Braat, has agreed to be a ...
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Sir Alex Ferguson backs Mandela Scottish campaign

This short video covers the words of Sir Alex Ferguson at the launch of the Nelson Mandela Scottish Memorial campaign ...
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When Mandela Danced in the Square

Education project

The  statue of Nelson Mandela is only the start of this project. It will be the focus for a long-term ...
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