Nelson Mandela

A Privileged Witness to South Africa Transformation

  • December 6, 2013
  • Stanislaw Cieniuch

Stanislaw Cieniuch, former Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to South Africa (1991-1997), recalls his firsthand experiences with anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela under South Africa’s apartheid regime. Cieniuch is Solidarity Center Kyrgystan Country Director. I have been the fortunate witness and participant in two of last century’s historic democratic transitions, first in Poland and then in… [READ MORE]

The Solidarity Center Mourns Nelson Mandela

The Solidarity Center today marks the loss of former South African President Nelson Mandela, whose unyielding struggle to attain equality, human dignity and social justice for his countrymen and women will remain an inspiration to all who still carry on the fight for human rights. “While the world has lost a great statesman and unwavering… [READ MORE]