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.
STATEMENT: HOW TO ADDRESS THE FACT THAT ONE THIRD OF THE WORLD’S POPULATION CONTINUES TO LIVE IN POVERTY
The following is an edited version of a speech given by FW de Klerk in Hong Kong on 7 September 2014
ARTICLE: THE MANAGEMENT OF DIVERSITY IN UKRAINE AND SOUTH AFRICA
The current crisis in the Ukraine points to one of the central challenges of the new millennium: the need to ensure the peaceful coexistence of diverse ethnic, religious and linguistic communities within the same country.
STATEMENT: EVOLUTION OF PROPERTY RIGHTS SINCE 1994
In a speech on the evolution for property rights since 1994, FW de Klerk warned Government against taking any action that would destroy the carefully constructed agreements on property rights that are contained in section 25 of the Constitution.
SPEECH: THE EVOLUTION OF PROPERTY RIGHTS SINCE 1994
It is with regret that I must inform you that Minister Gugile Nkwinti will not be able to join us today. He told us that he would very much have liked to have been able to address us but, despite his best efforts, was unable to change pre-existing commitments.
MESSAGE FROM FW DE KLERK FOR THE IRIS HOUSE CHILDREN’S HOSPICE BALL
I am sorry that Elita and I will not be able to join you this evening. However, the FW de Klerk Foundation will be represented by Dave Steward - and Elita and I shall be with you in spirit.
ARTICLE: OUR HUMBLE SERVANTS
People who are sceptical about big government sometimes observe that society can afford lazy and ineffective public servants because, on the whole, they do little harm - apart from consuming taxpayers’ money.
INVITATION: THE FUTURE OF PROPERTY RIGHTS CONFERENCE
The FW de Klerk Foundation - in partnership with the Konrad Adenauer Foundation - invites you to attend a full-day conference at the Johannesburg Country Club in Napier Road, Auckland Park on Wednesday, 27 August 2014.
RESPONSE BY FW DE KLERK TO CITY RECOMMENDATION TO RENAME TABLE BAY BOULEVARD
“I am honoured and touched by the decision of the City of Cape Town’s Naming Committee to recommend the renaming of Table Bay Boulevard in my honour.