50th anniversary of the Rivonia process, which led to Nelson Mandela’s imprisonment in his fight against apartheid

The event will comprise an exhibition as well as a video and discussion by 3 of the surviving 4 Rivonia Trialists.
The Rivonia Trial was one of the major mile stones in South Africa’s struggle for freedom. It’s outcome was a rallying point for the world to unite against the Apartheid System in South Africa. The international community stood side-by-side with the struggling masses of South Africa, until the democratic elections in 1994. South Africa had earlier withdrawn from UNESCO and was readmitted in 1994.

By invitation, limited seating capacity:, 01 53 59 23 23


Type of Event Special Event
Start 16.07.2013 11:00 local time
End 16.07.2013 14:00 local time
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Focal point BPI
Contact, 01 53 59 23 23
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters - Siège de l'UNESCO
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room XI
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