Make a financial contribution and help realize the Mandela monument in Ghent.

The four partners are looking for financial resources. Support this project thereby putting the historic legacy of Nelson Mandela in the spotlight and emphasizing the importance of international solidarity.


Everyone can help fund the Mandela monument. The partners have initiated a crowdfunding campaign.

Visit the crowdfundingplatformMake a financial contribution and support the project


Become a corporate sponsor

By becoming a corporate sponsor of this project you are subscribing to the long tradition of cooperation between Ghent, Belgium and South Africa and highlighting your company values of non-violent resistance, human rights and peaceful co-existence. As an official sponsor, your business will be identified with Nelson Mandela’s unique statesmanship, the man who took the history of his country and the world in a different direction. By participating in this project, you will be able to expand your network, both in the Flemish and South-African business community and friends of the South African embassy. The inauguration of the monument is one of the scheduled networking events where you as a VIP will be able to network with members of the diplomatic, academic and international business worlds. Since this project is unique in Belgium, it is sure to receive extensive media coverage.

The Monument in honour of Nelson Mandela will be a timeless reminder for the next generations, emphasising liberty, equality and justice, concepts synonymous with the character of Nelson Mandela.

You can sponsor for different amounts.

All gifts, donations and sponsorship welcome. Tax certificates available from 40 euro

  • Banque/Bank ING, Bruxelles/Brussel
  • Compte/account: 310-1801769-80
  • IBAN: BE47 3101 8017 6980
  • Communication: Mandela aan De Krook

Want to know more or interest in crowdfunding or sponsorship? Contact Dr. Annelies Verdoolaege, Coordinator Africa Platform Ghent University Association, 0032 (0)9 264 83 73,