The book by Maria Inês Almeida "A Admirável Aventura de Mandela Contada aos Mais Jovens", published by Editorial Planeta and illustrated by Sandra Lavandeira, was presented in Parliament on 11 May 2016 by MP Paulo Neves, former MP José Ribeiro e Castro, the Commissioner for the National Reading Plan, Fernando Pinto do Amaral, and the Embassy’s Counsellor, Hanna de Beer.  The school theater group, "Os 10 Motivos", presented a short theatre piece based on the life of Nelson Mandela.  The ceremony was presided over by Deputy Speaker of Parliament, José de Matos Correia.

Congratulations to Maria Inês Almeida for her inspiring work and for helping to inspire others through the life of Nelson Mandela!