Tag Archives: Nobel Peace Prize

• Nelson Mandela’s Family Launches Wine Venture

Nelson Mandela’s Family Launches Wine Venture

It’s no surprise that South African wines will be poured at this weekend’s South Beach Wine & Food Festival, but the name of one line takes you aback: Mandela, as in Nelson Mandela, the nation’s Nobel Peace Prize-winning former president. The elder statesman’s daughter Makaziwe and granddaughter Tukwini, who began immersing themselves in grape culture […]

• Kofi Annan to give keynote address to Climate Change & Wine Congress

Kofi Annan to give keynote address to Climate Change & Wine Congress

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan is to deliver the keynote address at the third Climate Change and Wine Congress, to be held in Spain next April. The Nobel Peace Prize laureate is due to close the first day of the two-day conference with a 90-minute speech on ‘Sustainability, climate change and the corporate world’. More […]