Not only in his autobiography, but also through his speeches and other public interaction, Nelson Mandela always spoke about the importance of the work carried out by the ICRC.

On Nelson Mandela International Day, we remember these words which ring true of the ICRC even today.


Watch more:

A tribute to Nelson Mandela

Improving the lives of detainees – An Animation Video

New “Mandela Rules” Aim to Improve Detainee Treatment (from the Intercross Blog)