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01. August 2018

Mandela Centenary: Launch of the South African-German Joint Commemorative Stamp, 2 August 2018

On the occasion of the Mandela Centenary celebrations, the South African Ministry of Telecommunications and Postal Services, the German Federal Ministry of Finance and the German Federal Foreign Ministry have agreed to jointly issue a commemorative stamp in honour of Nelson Mandela, and reflecting the friendship and cooperation between their respective countries.

Officially released in Germany on 12 July 2018, the stamps will be launched at a special event on the 2nd August at Konzerthaus am Gendarmenmarkt with a special tribute concert by South Africa's youth orchestra MIAGI (Music is a Great Investment). The German stamp has been designed by Design: André Heers and Annette le Fort.

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