The United Nations in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation is calling on people everywhere to mark Mandela Day on 18th July by  uploading a 30 second clip of themselves reading / singing / acting the Mandela quotes, stories or excerpts  that most inspire them and why.

A selection of videos submitted will be pieced together and showcased in an official commemoration video of Mandela’s legacy and promoted across YouTube.

This Mandela Day, share your Mandela moment and live the legacy with a video in his memory.

For a chance to be featured, simply upload your video to YouTube with the title ‘Remembering Mandela’

For further information on how to take action in honour of Mandela Day visit:

See below for sample videos and quotes that may inspire!

“Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings.”

 “What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.”

 “Education is the most powerful weapon with which you can change the world”

Besides, you can also posting below message at your social media channels to help raising awareness for the Mandela Day:

“Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great.” Be that generation. Vote now for a better world #MandelaDay

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