Nelson Mandela – Graça Machel Innovation Awards 2016: Nominations Gallery

View the latest nominations for Nelson Mandela – Graça Machel Innovation Awards 2016 or use the search function on their website to find out if someone you know has already been nominated! You can endorse your favourite in each category by clicking on the nominee and then post a comment and share on social media. You need to be logged in to comment.

The Nelson Mandela – Graça Machel Innovation Awards is celebrating the 11th year of awarding civil society activists and organisations for their excellence, innovation, and brave risk-taking.

This year, nominations are open for Youth Activists, Individual Activists, Civil Society Organisations, and for the first time ever, they are opening nominations for donors under a new category: Brave Philanthropy.

The shortlist of finalists will be announced on 1 February 2016 and the winner in each category will be announced at the Awards Ceremony during International Civil Society Week in Bogotá, Colombia, 25-28 April, 2016.

Click here to read more about the awards.