Item 1731 - Ambassador of Conscience Award 2006 from Amnesty International

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ZA COM MR-T-6-2-1731


Ambassador of Conscience Award 2006 from Amnesty International


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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 9/01/12

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Award naming Mr Mandela as recipient of the Ambassador of Conscience Award 2006 from Amnesty International, UK

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White certificate with rough edges inside black wood frame. Certificate has black Amnesty International logo. Certificate text is in black and orange and reads: Ambassador of Conscience Award 2006
In recognition of his visionary Leadership and his abiding faith in the power of ordinary people to bring about extraordinary change, and in recognition of his life long commitment to the cause of South Africa and the world. Amnesty International has the honour and pleasure of bestowing upon Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela the title of Amnesty International Ambassador of conscience.
(Quote by Nadine Gordimer)

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0166

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