The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination – Event

21 March 2014 – A panel discussion on the topic will be held at the UN in Geneva on Friday, 21 March 2014. The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay will open the panel. Panelists include Mr. Ahmed Kathrada, a South African anti-apartheid leader who spent 26 years in jail with Nelson Mandela; the Honourable Mrs. Emine Bozkurt, Member of the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, and Justice and Home Affairs; and Mr. Anant Singh, producer of the movie Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom and other South African anti-apartheid films. The panel will take place from 13h15 to 14h45 in Room XII, Palais des Nations 13:15. To register, please contact

20 March 2014, Geneva -- The movie, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom will be shown at the Palais des Nations in Room XIV at 18h15. Download the promotional flyer for the movie.

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