The FW de Klerk Foundation writes regular articles on topical issues, supports language and cultural rights and participates in the national debate on racial and cultural issues. The Foundation also promotes communication by holding conferences and workshops.
Every year from 25 November to 10 December - 16 days in total - the world comes together to advocate for a pandemic that affects millions of women and girls across the globe: domestic violence. The movement is called “16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence”.
Universal Children’s Day is a day devoted to the promotion and protection of children’s rights.
Former President FW de Klerk has pledged his support for the #HelpAfricanAlbinos campaign by lending his voice to the social audio book version of "Ombra Bianca" / "White Shadow" by Cristiano Gentili.
The FW de Klerk Foundation welcomes the suggestion from the PSC (Public Service Commission) that government should re-evaluate its transformation and appointment policies.
The Foundation has been asked by a number of friends to comment on Magnus Heystek’s recent, very gloomy, article about South Africa’s prospects.
16 November is the United Nations’ International Day for Tolerance.
One of the contributions that we South Africans can make to the international community is to show that even the most bitter, complex and intractable problems can be solved peacefully, through negotiations.
It is a great pleasure for me to be able to participate in the opening of the International Peace Bureau’s Making Peace exhibition in Cape Town.