PUSL.- In pursuing its International Relations and Cooperation objectives, the African National Congress (ANC) is informed by the Freedom Charter as adopted on the 26th of June 1955 wherein it states that: “There shall be Peace and Friendship.”
This principle is founded on the African Claims as adopted in 1943, and all our National Conference Resolutions which are predicated on International Solidarity as a pillar of the National Democratic Revolution (NDR).
Our view of the world is based on the founding principles of the Freedom Charter, namely: a world in which there is respect for the right to national sovereignty of all nations; and the pursuit of world peace and friendship, and not wars. As the ANC our strategic objective is ensure that we build a better Africa and the world that is free from the shackles of under-development, and the legacy of colonialism. As such, we will continue to advance our progressive internationalism and solidarity around the world. Read more