Nelson Mandela showed what is possible for our world and within each one of us — if we believe, dream and work together. Let us continue each day to be inspired by his lifelong example and his call to never cease working for a better and more just world.
- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
The United Nations joins the world in paying tribute to Nelson Mandela
- Statement by the Secretary-General
- Statement by the President of the General Assembly
- UN chief pays tribute to life and legacy of South Africa’s Nelson Mandela
- Photo gallery
- Condolence book