Nelson Mandela International Day (or Mandela Day) is celebrated annually on his birthday,18th july in his honour. The day was officially declared by the United Nations with the first UN Mandela Day held in 2010. Mandela Day is a global call that celebrates the idea that each individual has the power to transform the world, the ability to make an impact. The celebration of this international day recognises and gives credence to the former President Nelson Mandela’s commitment to human rights, conflict resolution and reconciliation. An international campaign has been initiated by the Nelson Mandela Foundation which sums up what Mandela stands for. To promote Nelson Mandela Day students of Presidium celebrated this day through sharing slogans, speeches and posters.