The Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory “needs to be interpreted in new ways by new generations”. The objective of the revamped centre is to document the fragmented Mandela archive, and “ultimately to ensure it is made available to the public”.
• Robben Island revisited digitally
A new online resource aims to preserve an important slice of shared African and American history covering 50 years of activism against apartheid and colonialism. The African Activist Archive Project has so far collected over 1 300 documents and artefacts, which are now available on the website.