Series ZA COM NMOP-2009/9 - Burundi Peace Process – Arusha Peace Accord

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Burundi Peace Process – Arusha Peace Accord


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15 boxes of textual records

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15 boxes of papers to do with Mr. Mandela's intervention in the Burundi peace process. Boxes 1-8 were originally numbered NM53-NM60. Boxes 9-11 consist of other Burundi material that had not been incorporated in NM53-NM60.

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Zelda La Grange (?)

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Records created and accumulated during the course of Nelson Mandela’s role as Facilitator of the Burundi Peace Process. Most of the papers are typewritten, although there are a few notes handwritten by Mr. Mandela.
The creator of the collection is possibly Zelda La Grange.

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Access by permission of the Nelson Mandela Foundation.
Box 2 of 15, File 4 of 5, Part 2 of 3 (part of Subseries 1) is closed.
Some materials may contain personal or confidential information. Access to these materials may be restricted as stipulated by legislation, Archives policy, or the donor. Please consult the archivist for details.

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Permission of copyright holder(s) required.
Copyrights held by the Nelson Mandela Foundation and parties involved with the Burundi Peace Process. Permission for reproduction or other use for publication must be obtained in writing from the applicable copyright holders.

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  • English
  • French

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NMPP 2009/8 - Notebooks and Notes includes notes on Nelson Mandela’s participation in the peace negotiations in Burundi.

NMOP 2012/17 - Correspondence with Kofi Annan contains two letters sent by Nelson Mandela to Kofi Annan, Secretary General of the United Nations, in his role as facilitator of the Burundi Peace Mission.

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