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Nelson Mandela International Day "18th july"

  • Nelson Mandela International Day is an annual international day in honour of Nelson Mandela, celebrated each year on 18 July, Mandela's birthday.
  • The day was officially declared by the United Nations in November 2009, with the first UN Mandela Day held on 18 July 2010.
  • On 27 April 2009, the 46664 concerts and the Nelson Mandela Foundation invited the global community to join them in support of an official Mandela Day.
  • Mandela Day is a global call to action that celebrates the idea that each individual has the power to transform the world, the ability to make an impact.
  • "Nelson Mandela has fought for social justice for 67 years. We’re asking you to start with 67 minutes."
  • To mark the first global celebration of Mandela Day on 18 July 2009, Mandela's 91st birthday.

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