It’s in our hands to create a better world: Mandela Day, July 18 2010
United Nations General Assembly, has declared July 18, Nelson Mandela’s birthday, as Nelson Mandela International Day, an international day of activism. Mandela Day is an annual international day of humanitarian action in celebration of Mr Mandela’s life and legacy. It serves as a catalyst for each and every person to realise that they have the ability to change the world through action. Mandela Day is particularly geared towards people doing work in their communities and contributing to the global movement for good. Nelson Mandela spent 67 years of his life actively devoted to promoting and bringing about social change through peace and reconciliation.