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Gandhi Foundation Annual Lecture and Summer Gathering 2020

The following is the text of an email from Mark Hoda, Chairman of the Gandhi Foundation: Dear Friends I am delighted to announce that Graeme Nuttall OBE will deliver this year’s Gandhi Foundation Annual Lecture virtually on Tuesday 28 July 2020 from 10am-12pm on the theme of Gandhian economics. Specifically, Graeme will address Gandhi’s concept […]

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Gandhi in South Africa

‘It is in South Africa that Gandhi started a struggle against injustice and his experiences there were of immense importance in his strategy to confront the British Raj in India.’This is an article written by Nitin Mehta and can be found here. For further articles, please see his website: nitinmehta.co.uk.

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The Gandhi Foundation Annual Lecturers and Recipients of ‘The Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award’

A list of all of the past Annual Lecturers and Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award recipients can be seen here

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The Gandhi Foundation Ashram Experience 2020 – Cancelled

The Gandhi Foundation Ashram Experience 2020 has been cancelled. The accommodation at St Christopher School, Letchworth, where it was to be held would not allow adequate social distancing to take place. The Executive Committee of the Gandhi Foundation have decided that the risk of infection from COVID-19 was too high for the event to go […]

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Places in London where Gandhi stayed – CNN India

This is a short film made by CNN India, showing where Gandhi stayed when he was a law student in 1888 and also when he was attending the 2nd Round Table conference in 1931, at which the future governance of India was discussed. The video can be found using this link: CNNIndia N.B. The caption […]

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Gandhi Foundation Annual Report for 2018-2019.

The Annual Report was introduced at our recent AGM which was held at Global Co-operation House, London, during the Gandhian Voice In Our World Today conference on the 27th September. You can read a copy of the Report here

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Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award 2018 – presented in 2019

The Gandhi Foundation is delighted to have been able to belatedly present the 2018 Peace Award to Victoria Tauli Corpuz, the UN Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous People, and the campaign group Mines and Communities. The Peace Award was presented at the special conference co organised by the Gandhi Foundation to celebrate Gandhi’s 150 birthday […]

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